Arianna McLaughlin

Associate

Arianna has represented clients in a wide-range of complex commercial litigation matters.  She has a multijurisdictional practice assisting clients in actions concerning breach of contract, corporate governance, trade secret misappropriation, securities fraud, professional negligence, and products liability. Arianna also has experience with all stages of the litigation process, from pre-complaint investigations through appeals.  

Arianna attended Villanova University School of Law on a full merit scholarship, where she graduated third in her class and Order of the Coif.  She was the recipient of three commencement awards: the Raynes McCarty Award for Excellence in Legal Writing, the Herman J. Obert Award for receiving the highest grade in the business organizations course, and the Joseph R. Wenk Award for providing the greatest contribution to the Civil Justice Clinic.  During law school, Arianna served as a teaching assistant for both the legal writing and property courses, and as the Managing Editor of Production for the Villanova Law Review, which published a case brief she authored in Volume 62.  Arianna also worked as an in-house legal intern for a global fleet management company and a judicial extern to the Honorable Magistrate Judge Elizabeth T. Hey of the District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.

Arianna serves as the co-vice chair of the Associates’ Committee, is actively involved in recruiting, and mentors both summer and junior associates. 

Education

  • Villanova University School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, 2018
  • Bryant University, B.A., magna cum laude, 2014
  • Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court -- Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit