A native of Long Island, New York, Aaron graduated from Vassar College with a degree in biology in 2007. Aaron went on to attend the University of Virginia School of Law, where he was a member of the Virginia Law Review. After earning his J.D. in 2012, Aaron worked as a judicial clerk and then as a staff attorney at the Superior Court of Pennsylvania. A former volunteer for the ACLU of Pennsylvania, Aaron has a longstanding interest in civil liberties. His passion for free speech has been influenced by a variety of writers and thinkers, including John Stuart Mill, Philip Roth, and Eugene Volokh. In his free time, Aaron enjoys playing guitar, camping, and learning French. He always welcomes recommendations of new places to eat in Philadelphia.