Aaron Liskin handles a wide range of complex litigation matters. His recent areas of practice include entertainment, intellectual property and general commercial litigation. Mr. Liskin represents the writers and producers of the television series Smallville against Warner Bros. in a profit participation dispute. Mr. Liskin represents Starz Entertainment, LLC in a contract dispute with DISH Network L.L.C. Mr. Liskin represents Bell-Phillip Television Productions, Inc., the producer of The Bold and the Beautiful, in a defamation suit brought by a hairstylist on the series.
Mr. Liskin has represented clients in litigation matters involving profit participation, music royalties, contract, fraud, patent rights, defamation, unfair competition and employment disputes. He has represented clients in state and federal courts in trial and appellate matters. Mr. Liskin assisted in drafting an Amicus Brief to the United States Supreme Court that was cited by the majority opinion in a First Amendment case.
Mr. Liskin is a graduate of the University of Southern California (B.A. 1996) and Roskilde University in Denmark (M.A. 2004). He earned his J.D. from the University of Texas School of Law (2008), where he served as an Associate Editor on the Texas Law Review, graduated with high honors and was elected to the Order of the Coif. Following law school, Mr. Liskin served as a law clerk to the Honorable R. Lanier Anderson, III in the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.
Mr. Liskin is a member of the California and Texas Bars.