Ian O. Bucon


Ian O. Bucon is an associate in the Litigation Department. As a law student, Ian interned for two semesters with the Post Conviction Clinic and served on the board of directors for the Arizona Justice Project, an organization that seeks justice for the innocent and wrongfully imprisoned, where he reviewed and researched claims of innocence on behalf of incarcerated individuals. He also appeared on behalf of an Arizona Justice Project client in front of the Arizona Board of Executive Clemency.

Before law school, he was a volunteer coordinator for a Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival (DACA) application workshop and worked with the Loyola Academy at Brophy College Preparatory.

Ian is a former Ballard Spahr summer associate.


Professional Highlights

Judicial Clerkship

Chief Justice Scott Bales, Arizona Supreme Court, 2017-2018

Judicial Externship

Hon. David G. Campbell, U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona, 2015

Board Memberships & Community Service

Arizona Justice Project, Board of Directors, 2014-2015



Arizona State University, Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law (J.D., cum laude, 2017)
Research Editor, Arizona State Law Journal
CALI Award for Torts, Legal Method and Writing
Recipient, Highest Pro Bono Distinction

Georgetown University (B.S., magna cum laude, 2010)


Spanish (fluent)



U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona