Brilliant and analytical — a real star - Chambers USA
Aaron Marks is an accomplished trial lawyer focusing on complex commercial litigation relating to securities, financial products, real estate, entertainment, mass torts and trade secrets. He routinely ranks among the best trial lawyers and commercial litigators in the country by industry surveys. The prestigious Chambers USA describes Aaron as “an amazing lawyer,” and as being an “excellent tactician,” “very effective and well prepared,” and “very understanding and sensitive to the needs of in-house counsel.” Aaron has also been designated a “litigation star” by Benchmark Litigation, and The Legal 500 U.S. recognizes Aaron among the U.S.'s 50 leading trial lawyers and commercial litigators and named him this year to the publication’s inaugural “Hall of Fame.” Aaron was profiled by The American Lawyer magazine as one of the nation’s 50 most accomplished litigators under the age of 45.
Aaron’s clients have included Apollo Global Management, Blackstone Group, Coach Inc., Ernst & Young, Hilton Worldwide, Liggett Group and National Australia Bank.
“Defend Trade Secrets Act: Planning Ahead and Strategic Choices,” Corporate Counsel, 2016.
“The Application of Foreign Law When Litigating a Forum Selection Clause,” New York Law Journal, 2015.
Memberships & Affiliations
Faculty Member, Emory University Law School Trial Techniques Program
Board Member, New York American Inn of Court
Board Member, CaringKind
Admissions & Qualifications
- New York
- Emory University School of LawJ.D.1993
Editor, Emory Law Journal
- University of PennsylvaniaB.A.; B.S.1990