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Eric S. Aronson

Eric S. Aronson is a business oriented trial lawyer with broad experience in both trial and appellate courts. He has tried cases in federal and state courts all over the country and has handled domestic and international arbitrations. He has argued appeals in numerous U.S. Circuit Courts and is admitted to practice before the Second, Third and Eighth Circuits, as well as the United States Court of International Trade.

Mr. Aronson handles a wide variety of litigation and routinely counsels both public and private companies and their management teams on issues such as securities, environmental, construction and intellectual property. Mr. Aronson’s approach focuses on problem solving, and he is currently handling matters for financial institutions, closely held corporations, real estate developers, leading pharmaceutical companies, and various private equity groups and their portfolio companies. He has experience in class actions, mass toxic torts, shareholder, telecommunications, environmental, insurance coverage, and general commercial and contractual disputes, and on trade issues before the International Trade Commission and the United States Court of International Trade.  Mr. Aronson also advises companies and their management on risk management and litigation avoidance.


  • Complex commercial litigation
  • Intellectual property litigation
  • Domestic and international arbitration
  • Pharmaceutical & life sciences
  • Construction litigation
  • Venture capital
  • Environmental litigation
  • Trade disputes
  • Appellate advocacy



  • Represented leading pharmaceutical company in multimillion dollar arbitration regarding breach of drug development agreement.
  • Represented major closely-held retailer in a series of shareholder litigations and related disputes.
  • Represented large, national food cooperative in litigation with joint venture partner.
  • Defended international chemical manufacturer against liability under federal and state environmental laws relating to three New Jersey Superfund Sites.
  • Recovered multi-million dollar arbitration award on behalf of a publicly-traded corporation who had been sued for alleged breaches of commercial license and toll manufacturing agreements.
  • Prosecuted litigations enforcing registered copyrights and trademarks on behalf of publicly-traded corporations against counterfeiters.
  • Defended major generic pharmaceutical company in multiple arbitrations relating to alleged breaches of royalty and licensing agreements.
  • Represented wireless telecommunications carrier in lawsuits under the Telecommunications Act.


  • Team Member, The American Lawyer’s “Regional Litigation Department of the Year – New Jersey,” Finalist, 2019 
  • Member, Winning Team, New Jersey Law Journal’s "General Litigation Department of the Year" award, 2013
  • Team Member,  Lexology’s Client Choice Award USA & Canada, United States: New Jersey, 2013
  • Rated, AV Preeminent® 5.0 out of 5.0

°AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell DistinguishedSM and Martindale-Hubbell NotableSM are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell® certification procedures, standards and policies.

  • Governing Board Member, America Needs You 
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, New Jersey Bar Association
  • Former Board Member, St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital "Rock for Hope" Wall Street fundraiser
  • Former Member, Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey Planning Board
  • Former Trustee, Bergen Pines County Hospital Foundation, Inc.


  • 法務博士, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University, 1989
  • 学士号, Rutgers College, 1986
  • New Jersey
  • 米国 ニューヨーク州
  • U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  • U.S. Court of International Trade