Aaron Miner is Counsel in Kaye Scholer’s Complex Commercial Litigation Department, focusing on civil and regulatory litigation concerning securities and financial transactions. Aaron has substantial experience representing global financial services firms, funds, corporations, and individuals in connection with securities, shareholder, and commercial litigation and white collar investigations.
Aaron currently serves on the Legal Aid Society’s New Leadership Program Board. Before joining Kaye Scholer, Aaron served as a law clerk to the Honorable Frederick J. Scullin, Jr., in the US District Court for the Northern District of New York. Aaron received his undergraduate degree from the University of Rochester and his JD, magna cum laude, from New York Law School, where he served as executive editor of the New York Law School Law Review.
- Represented major financial services firms in civil litigation and government investigations concerning the structuring, placement and trading of RMBS, CMBS, and CDOs.
- Represented major financial services firms in fraudulent transfer litigation in federal bankruptcy court.
- Represented investment banks, private equity firms, corporations and directors and officers in M&A litigation.
- Represented broker-dealers, asset management firms and individuals in investigations conducted by the DOJ, SEC, CFTC, SIGTARP, FINRA, New York Attorney General and New York County District Attorney’s Office arising out of alleged insider trading, market manipulation, accounting fraud, valuation issues and false or misleading disclosures.
- Represented major financial services firm in connection with FCPA investigations.
- Represented aerospace company and its directors and officers in securities class action, shareholder derivative action and parallel SEC investigation arising out of alleged accounting fraud.
- Represented Canadian electronics manufacturing services company and its former CEO and CFO in securities class action arising out of alleged accounting fraud.
- Represented leading pharmaceutical company in a $1.28 billion fraud and breach of contract litigation in which the US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit affirmed the early dismissal of all claims against the company.
- Represented leading technology company in commercial breach of contract dispute.
In The Market
- Kaye Scholer Secures Dismissal of Merger-Related Class Action Against Baltic Trading September 1, 2016 • Client Successes
- Kaye Scholer Achieves Complete Victory for Spirit AeroSystems in Securities Class Action July 6, 2016 • Client Successes
- Kaye Scholer Announces 2016 Partner and Counsel Elevations December 11, 2015 • Firm News