Ari Joseph is Brown Rudnick's Director of Equity, Inclusion & Diversity. In this role, Ari assesses and monitors the Firm's culture, policies and procedures and designs and implements strategies to recruit, retain and advance women, LGBTQ, minority and first-generation professionals.

Prior to joining Brown Rudnick, Ari practiced mergers and acquisitions law at Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP, was Director of Legal Education at Legal Outreach, a pipeline diversity non-profit, and was a seventh and eighth grade public school teacher.


NYU School of Law - JD, 2006
University of Wisconsin-Madison - BA, 2003
Professional Affiliations
Member, New York City Bar Association's Enhance Diversity in the Profession Committee
Former Chair, New York City Bar Association's Diversity Pipeline Initiatives Committee
2015 Fellow, Council of Urban Professionals (CUP)
Member, CUP Fellows Board