Ari D. MacKinnon is a partner based in the New York office.
Mr. MacKinnon’s practice focuses on litigation.
Mr. MacKinnon joined the firm in 2009 and became a partner in 2015. In 2006, he received a J.D. degree, magna cum laude
, Order of the Coif, from New York University School of law, where he was an editor of the New York University Law Review
and a winner of the Maurice Goodman Memorial Prize for outstanding scholarship and character, and the Judge Abraham Lieberman Award for outstanding scholarship in the area of Criminal Law. Mr. MacKinnon earned a master’s degree in Spanish from Middlebury College in 2003. He completed his undergraduate studies with honors at Grinnell College in 2002. From 2006 through 2008, Mr. MacKinnon served as a law clerk to the Honorable Shirley Wohl Kram of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York. From 2008 through 2009, he served as a law clerk to the Honorable Bruce M. Selya of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit.
Mr. MacKinnon is a member of the Bar in New York. His native language is English, and he is fluent in Spanish.