Arnold & Clifford LLP
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Award-winning Litigators

Tiffany L. Carwile


Practice Areas

  • Civil Litigation
  • Appellate Practice
  • Discrimination Claims
  • Constitutional Claims

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio, 2007
  • Supreme Court of the United States of America, 2020
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit, 2014
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio, 2014
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio, 2008
  • U.S. Court of Appeals Federal Circuit, 2023

Professional Associations

  • Ohio State Bar Association, Member
  • Columbus Bar Association


After earning her law degree from William and Mary School of Law, Tiffany spent over a decade in public service, representing state and local clients in Ohio state and federal courts, including the Ohio courts of appeals, the Ohio Supreme Court, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. In addition to litigation, Tiffany served as a staff attorney with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. Throughout her career, Tiffany has handled a wide variety of matters, including constitutional issues arising under both the United States and Ohio Constitutions, employment and discrimination law, ethics and professionalism issues, and contract and business disputes. Her practice primarily has focused on civil litigation and appellate advocacy.

Prior to joining Arnold & Clifford, Tiffany was an Assistant Attorney General with the Constitutional Offices Section of the Ohio Attorney General's Office. While in the Constitutional Offices Section, Tiffany represented Ohio's elected officials, including the Governor, the Attorney General, the Secretary of State, and the Ohio Supreme Court. Additionally, Tiffany represented the Ohio Elections Commission and the Ohio Department of Health. Tiffany litigated a number of significant cases on behalf of the State, including victories in matters involving the First Amendment, the Equal Protection and Due Process Clauses, and standing and immunity claims.

Tiffany also volunteers with the Ohio Center for Law Related Education where she is a member of the Moot Court Committees and a judge for the mock trial and moot court programs.


  • William and Mary Law School, Williamsburg, Virginia
    • J.D. - 2007
  • Baldwin-Wallace College, Berea, Ohio
    • B.A. - 2004
    • Honors: summa cum laude
    • Major: Political Science
    • Major: International Studies


  • Ohio Attorney General’s Excellence in Writing Award

Pro-Bono Work

  • Ohio Center for Law Related Education--Committee Member and Competition Judge, 2015 to Present

Published Works

  • Stop Restricting Speech and Educate the Public: A review of the ABA's Proposed Draft of the Campaign Activities Clause, 15 Wm. & Mary Bill Rts. J. 1053, 4, 2007

Representative Cases

  • Phillips v. DeWine, 841 F.3d 405 (2016), 6th Circuit
  • State ex rel. Walgate v. Kasich, 93 N.E. 3d 417 (2017), 10th District
  • Citizens in Charge, Inc. v. Husted, 810 F. 3d 437 (2016), 6th Circuit
  • State ex rel. Ullmann v. Husted, 148 Ohio St. 3d 255 (2016), OH Supreme Court
  • State of Ohio v. Wheatley, 94 N.E. 3d 578 (2018), 4th District
  • Schmitt v. Schmitt, Schmitt v. Schmitt, 2022-Ohio-1685., 2022, 10th District