Aaron E. Brown

Associate Minneapolis


Aaron is a business attorney in Taft's Minneapolis office. He advises clients on matters relating to mergers and acquisitions, compliance, corporation formation and dissolution as well as general business.

Prior to joining Taft, Aaron was an associate at a large national firm, where he assisted public and private companies in connection with merger and acquisition-related activities, as well as other legal matters related to their business. Aaron also worked as a judicial law clerk at the Minnesota Court of Appeals immediately after graduating from law school. He obtained his J.D., magna cum laude, from the University of St. Thomas School of Law, and his bachelor's degree, cum laude, from the University of St. Thomas.

All Service Areas


  • University of St. Thomas School of Law (2017)
  • University of St. Thomas (2014)


  • State - Minnesota

Notable Matters

  • Provided legal guidance in the acquisition of Pearson's Candy Company.
  • Assisted a commercial financing firm with the purchase of $330 million in credit card receivables.
  • Provided legal counsel to a local logistics company during a $60 million stock sale to a private equity firm.

Speeches and Publications

Professional Affiliations

  • University of St. Thomas School of Law

    Alumni Advisory Board member (2019-present)
    Mentor, Externship Program (2019-present)


  • Minnesota State Bar Association

    New Lawyers Section, Articles Committee Co-Chair, 2020–present

Community Involvement

  • The Domestic Abuse Project

    Board member (2019-present)

  • Theresa Living Center

    Board member (2017-present)