With an international background and hands-on business experience, Aaron provides practical and strategic advice to a broad range of domestic and international clients. Aaron is a natural problem-solver who uses a personal approach to gain a comprehensive understanding of his clients’ needs. He has a keen eye for strategy and works with his clients to structure their transactions accordingly. When possible, Aaron leverages his network to help clients with their local and international legal and business needs, including connecting clients to investors and local counsel.
Aaron is a member of the firm’s Capital Markets Group and Venture Finance Group. He practices corporate law with an emphasis on debt and equity financing and domestic and international M&A. On financing matters, Aaron regularly advises U.S. and Canadian banks on local and cross-border lending transactions and Canadian borrowers, including start-up and FinTech companies. On M&A transactions, Aaron serves a broad range of the firm’s clients, including, strategic/financial buyers, family offices and retiring or otherwise divesting sellers. Aaron also works with the corporate regulatory team at Aird & Berlis to provide advice on competition and foreign investment law issues that arise on certain mergers and acquisitions. Aaron’s broad range of client experience allows him to see issues from all sides of a deal and provide effective solutions to meet the clients’ needs.
Aaron summered and articled at Aird & Berlis and joined the firm as an associate in 2015.