Ariel N.Volpe (Ari)


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Ari Volpe's practice focuses on appellate advocacy, civil litigation, and providing strategic advice to clients facing various complex legal challenges.

Ari's practice covers a broad range of substantive areas, including administrative law, statutory interpretation, contract disputes, and jurisdiction. She has drafted briefs in federal trial and appellate courts. Ari also maintains an active pro bono practice, including helping clients seek asylum and habeas relief.

Before joining Jones Day, Ari served as a judicial law clerk on the District of Columbia Court of Appeals and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. While in law school, she helped draft merits briefs and petitions for certiorari before the U.S. Supreme Court as part of Northwestern Law's Supreme Court Clinic.


  • Pro Bono immigration client secures Supreme Court remand of case to Eighth CircuitIn partnership with clinics at the University of Minnesota Law School, Jones Day secured Supreme Court vacatur of an adverse Eighth Circuit judgment on behalf of an immigrant seeking cancellation of removal.
  • Student resolves lawsuit against American University and D.C. Metropolitan Police Department over incident with university policeMs. Wheeler and American University announce that they have mutually resolved her lawsuit against the University.
  • Fox's dismissal of defamation and intentional infliction of emotional distress claims brought by former employee affirmed by D.C. CircuitJones Day successfully represented Fox News and its CEO, Suzanne Scott, in an action brought by a former employee alleging defamation and intentional infliction of emotional distress claims in federal court in the District of Columbia.