Lester Aron serves as Scarinci Hollenbeck’s Deputy Managing Partner. Mr. Aron works alongside firm leadership and performs a variety of roles, including management of the firm’s practice groups, identifying opportunities for growth, attorney recruiting, employee relations and business development.
Mr. Aron has an extensive background in law and leadership that spans over thirty years. He co-founded his own boutique law firm, formerly known as Aron, Salsberg & Rosen where over the course of the next 10 years, he developed a large client base and earned the Martindale-Hubbell AV rating. He later negotiated the firm’s acquisition by Sills, Cummis, & Gross, where he served as partner and co-chaired the firm’s education and labor & employment practice groups for twenty years. Mr. Aron has also advised and served as legal counsel for a variety of institutions, including Rutgers, UMDNJ, University Hospital, and the Office of the Governor for the State of New Jersey.
Mr. Aron received his undergraduate degree in Industrial and Labor Relations from Cornell University in Ithaca, New York. He received his juris doctor from Georgetown University Law Center in Washington, D.C. Mr. Aron later earned a Certificate in Higher Education Management from Harvard University in Cambridge, MA. and completed an ICF accredited program through Fairleigh Dickinson University to become an Executive Leadership Coach.