His history and specialties include:
In addition to his work at Lawyerist, Aaron is an angel investor and advisor in a variety of start-ups and other fun projects, including software companies, historic real estate, a winery in Washington, and a ghost town in California.
Before Lawyerist, Aaron spent over two decades working at the intersections of law, business, technology, and policy. His prior work includes corporate strategy consulting, launching a law school think tank, working in the US Senate and the White House, and helping to lead companies in the innovation and robotics industries.
Aaron is active in civic leadership and has served on the board of the ABA Legal Technology Resource Center, the State Assembly of the Minnesota State Bar Association, the board of the Hennepin County Bar Association, as a trustee of the Hennepin County Bar Foundation, and on the board of the Minnesota state chapter of the Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO).
Aaron graduated cum laude from the University of Minnesota Law School with a concentration in international trade law in 2004, where he was an articles editor of the Minnesota Journal of Global Trade and the graduate student representative to the University of Minnesota Board of Regents.