Dominic Draye

Dominic Draye

Solicitor General, Arizona

Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich appointed Dominic Draye as Solicitor General in January 2017. Prior to his current position, he had served as the Deputy Solicitor General.  In that capacity, he represented the State in a wide range of appeals, including defending the State’s policy of withholding driver’s licenses to DACA beneficiaries. Draye also led a 10-state coalition challenging the EPA’s new ozone regulations and defended Arizona’s identity theft and forgery laws. 
 
Previously, Draye worked in the Washington D.C. office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP.  At Kirkland, his practice focused on legal issues and appeals in a broad range of topics.  Before joining the firm, Draye clerked for Hon. Edith H. Jones of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.  He attended the University of Pennsylvania Law School.