DEIRDRE AARON is an associate at Outten & Golden LLP in New York and a member of the firm’s Class Action Practice Group and the Family Responsibilities & Disability Discrimination Practice Group. Prior to joining the firm in 2012, Ms. Aaron worked as a Staff Attorney for the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit.

Ms. Aaron received her B.A. from Northwestern University in 2004, and her J.D., magna cum laude and Order of the Coif, from Washington University in St. Louis in 2010. During law school, Ms. Aaron worked on employment discrimination matters as a clerk to an administrative judge at the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, and on class action litigation, including employment matters, at Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll PLLC. Before law school, Ms. Aaron worked as a legal assistant at an employment and human rights law firm.

Ms. Aaron is admitted to practice in New York and Pennsylvania, the District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, and the Second Circuit Court of Appeals. She is a member of the National Employment Lawyers Association (NELA), NELA’s New York affiliate (NELA/NY), and the New York State Bar Association.

 

 

 

DEIRDRE AARON is an associate at Outten & Golden LLP in New York, and a member of the firm’s Class Action Practice Group and the Family Responsibilities & Disability Discrimination Practice Group. Prior to joining the firm in 2012, Ms. Aaron worked as a Staff Attorney for the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit. Ms. Aaron received her B.A. from Northwestern University in 2004, and her J.D., magna cum laudeand Order of the Coif, from Washington University in St. Louis in 2010. During law school, Ms. Aaron worked on employment discrimination matters as a clerk to an administrative judge at the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, and on class action litigation, including employment matters, at Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll PLLC. Before law school, Ms. Aaron worked as a legal assistant at an employment and human rights law firm.

Ms. Aaron is admitted to practice in New York and Pennsylvania, the District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, and the Second Circuit Court of Appeals.

 


Bar/Professional Activity

  • Member, National Employment Lawyers Assocation (NELA)
  • Member, National Employment Lawyers Assocation (NELA/NY)
  • Member, American Bar Association, Section of Labor & Employment Law
  • Member, New York State Bar Association
  • Board Member, A Better Balance

Speaking Engagements

2016:

  • Speaker: April CLE: Hybrid FLSA/NYLL Class Actions, Low-Wage Worker Task Force, New York, NY

Publications

  • Supreme Court Shows the Way to a Jury in Pregnancy Discrimination Cases, New York Law Journal (Mar. 31, 2015) (Co-Author)