Lawyers

Los Angeles
633 West Fifth Street
52nd Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90071


San Diego
101 W. Broadway
Suite 2000
San Diego, CA 92101


Irvine
5 Park Plaza
Suite 1100
Irvine, CA 92614


Education

J.D., magna cum laude, Southwestern University School of Law, 2002

B.A., Political Science, University of Arizona, 1999

  • Minor in Communications

Externships

Honorable Margaret A. Nagle, United States Magistrate Judge for the United States District Court, Central District of California

Honorable S. James Otero, Los Angeles Superior Court (subsequently appointed District Judge to United States District Court, Central District of California)

Honors

Rising Stars® distinction in Business Litigation, Franchise/Dealership, and Intellectual Property Litigation (2005, 2008-2017, Law & Politics)

Aaron P. Rudin is a partner in the Commercial Litigation, Employment Law, Intellectual Property and Insurance practice groups.

Mr. Rudin regularly represents business entities in matters involving individual as well as class action claims, including claims of breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, negligence, fraud, unfair competition, and alleged Labor Code violations.

Mr. Rudin's commercial litigation practice includes handling complex commercial disputes involving breach of contract, unfair competition, misappropriation of trade secret, choice of law and international law issues with a particular focus and expertise in disputes involving franchisors and franchisees. He has also represented several corporate entities in class action disputes involving numerous issues including alleged violations of the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act, the Cartwright Act and the Telephone Consumer Protection Act.

Mr. Rudin’s intellectual property practice includes handling matters involving copyright, trademark, trade dress, unfair competition, rights of publicity and privacy based claims. He represents a diverse list of clients, including television stations, music production companies, book and magazine publishers, authors, international restaurant franchisors, global advertising agencies, ticket brokerage agencies and various commercial internet based enterprises.

Mr. Rudin’s insurance practice includes counseling clients on coverage issues, insurance coverage and “bad faith” litigation involving media liability, advertising injury, entertainment, construction, first party property and automobile coverage issues, as well as defending carrier clients in nationwide class actions.  He also represents distribution companies in complex products liability matters.

Admissions

California
United States District Courts, California
United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit

Memberships

Los Angeles County Bar Association

Community Involvement

United Hope for Animals