Aaron J. Benmark

B.S., Michigan State University, Environmental Studies and Applications, 2009

J.D., University of California, Irvine School of Law, 2016

Aaron joined Durie Tangri after a clerkship with the Honorable Frederic Block of the Eastern District of New York.

He received his J.D. from the University of California, Irvine School of Law, where he graduated summa cum laude. While at UCI Law, he was awarded Best Oral Argument in the school’s 2014-15 moot court competition and served as the Vice President of the Bench Brief Committee for the 2015-2016 competition. He also worked in the Intellectual Property, Arts, and Technology clinic, where he helped represent a coalition of filmmakers and e-book authors in Digital Millennium Copyright Act proceedings before the Copyright Office, worked as a research assistant for Professor Ann Southworth, and did pro bono work for the Legal Aid Society for Orange County, Eviction Defense Clinic, and Services for the Homeless and Those on the Verge. He served as Vice President of Publications in the Entertainment Law Society and was the recipient of the Los Angeles Copyright Society’s 2015-16 Paul Miller Scholarship Award.

In his spare time, he enjoys watching films, listening to music, reading, and hiking.

 

 

Aaron J. Benmark