Riley W.Walters


Washington + 1.202.879.3663

Riley Walters focuses his practice on high-stakes constitutional, regulatory, and political litigation. He also provides strategic counseling and advice to clients on statutory and regulatory compliance.

Before joining Jones Day, Riley served as a law clerk to Judge Carl J. Nichols on the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia and to Judge James C. Ho on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.


  • Salvadoran woman fleeing domestic violence obtains remand to Board of Immigration AppealsJones Day recently obtained a remand of a Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) decision upholding a final order of removal against Amalia de Jesus Gomez-Arriola.
  • Former New York Superintendent of Insurance files amicus curiae brief in First Amendment caseJones Day filed an amicus curiae brief in the U.S. Supreme Court on behalf of James P. Corcoran, the former New York State Superintendent of Insurance, in a First Amendment challenge to alleged conduct by the former Superintendent of the New York Department of Financial Services.