Arent Fox Announces 2021 AF Fellows Class

Arent Fox LLP is pleased to announce its 2021 class of AF Fellows. This group of talented attorneys will soon begin the three-year leadership development program designed to help foster leadership skills and forge lasting relationships across the firm.
2021 AF Fellows Class

The 2021 AF Fellows, the fourth class since the program launched in 2017, includes 10 attorneys with diverse perspectives and a shared commitment to making a meaningful difference at the firm.

“I couldn’t be more thrilled to welcome this year’s class of AF Fellows. AF Fellows continues to be the most comprehensive leadership development program in the legal industry, and I am incredibly proud of our firm’s singular and unique dedication to the enrichment and growth of our colleagues.”

M. Scott Peeler, Chair, Associate Development Committee and Leader, AF Fellows Program

The 2021 AF Fellows Class includes Jake Christensen, Mariam Creedon, Jessica DiPietro, Angela M. Fuccillo, Douglas E. Hewlett, Jr., Justin A. Kesselman, Antonio J. Rivera, Michael Scarpati, Ph.D., Ankit Shrivastava, and Christopher K.S. Wong. Click the links below to meet our Fellows.

Program Overview

Year One: Fellows will attend a weekend retreat where they will learn key concepts of effective leadership and gain insights into personal leadership styles through the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator and Skillscope 360-degree assessment.

Year Two: Fellows will get a behind-the-scenes look from current and former firm leaders at what it’s like to lead at Arent Fox, strategies for overcoming challenges, and the importance of protecting a culture of inclusion and empowerment.

Year Three: Fellows will identify a meaningful issue at the firm and suggest a strategy to improve it. They will spend the final year of the program implementing a strategy and reporting on their progress.

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