Carlsmith Ball LLP has hired Anthony "AJ" Ayres as an associate in the firm’s Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution practice group in Honolulu. His practice will touch on the areas of business and corporate litigation, as well as land entitlements and dispute resolution.
Ayres received his J.D. from the Georgetown University Law Center and a bachelor's in political science from Santa Clara University. While attending law school, Ayres served as an extern with the Public International Law and Policy Group and as a trial attorney with D.C. Law Students in Court Clinic. After law school, Ayres was a Legal Fellow with the American Bar Association Center for Human Rights in Washington, D.C. He most recently worked as an Appellate Litigation attorney for Bergmann & Moore in Bethesda, Maryland.
“AJ’s background and work experience on the mainland provide a valuable perspective and complement our firm's ability to provide strategic solutions to our clients,” said Jon Yamamura, Chair of Carlsmith Ball. “We are excited to welcome AJ to our firm.”