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Ari is a partner in the firm’s Global Corporate Group in the New York office. He focuses his practice on capital markets, including special purpose acquisition companies (SPACs), initial public offerings (IPOs), and other public and private equity offerings. Ari has represented issuers, target companies, underwriters and placement agents in approximately 80 SPAC IPO and de-SPAC transactions with an aggregate market value of over $15 billion dollars.


  • Fordham University School of Law, 2005, J.D., Fordham Urban Law Journal
  • Yeshiva University, 2000, B.A., summa cum laude

  • New York

Notable Quotes

  • 8 April 2021 “Spac boom under threat as deal funding dries up,” Financial Times
  • 8 April 2021 “SEC Seeks to Curb Lofty SPAC Projections,” The Wall Street Journal