Arinze represents institutional investors and funds of funds in alternative investments, including domestic and offshore venture capital, special situations, growth and buy-out funds. He also represents private companies in securities and convertible debt offerings, corporate governance and other general corporate matters.

Arinze is a Goldman Sachs Scholarship for Excellence Award recipient and has been recognized by the Jackie Robinson Foundation as one of its "42 under 40" Distinguished Alumni. In 2017, he was elected to the NYU Law School Alumni Association Board of Directors and in 2019, he was elected chairman of DIFFvelopment's Board of Directors.

Bar & Court Admissions

  • New York
  • New Jersey


  • J.D., New York University School of Law
  • B.S., cum laude, University of Pennsylvania, The Wharton School

Community Engagement

  • Chair, Board of Directors, DIFFvelopment
  • Member, Board of Directors, New York University Law Alumni Association 

Awards & Honors

  • Leadership Council on Legal Diversity Fellows Program (2018) 

Seminars & Presentations


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