Aaron is a super talented attorney and a big-time litigator. He is a go-to for critical disputes. - Chambers USA, 2022

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 “outstanding,” “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 to the publication’s “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.


Thought Leadership


“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