Aaron E. McQueen is Counsel in the Energy industry group, focusing primarily on oil and gas and litigation. He practices out of the Firm’s office in Akron, Ohio.
Aaron has built a successful practice through a combination of complex litigation along with oil and gas industry experience and an appetite for a challenge. He enjoys working with experts in complex matters and getting out of the office for depositions, hearings, court appearances, and client meetings.
Aaron has extensive experience in all aspects of defense of complex litigation, including oil and gas-related issues, product liability, toxic tort, insurance, construction, commercial, environmental, drug and medical device, trucking, and employer intentional tort litigation. He has handled cases in about 20 states throughout the country and has a significant background in trial and arbitration advocacy.
To his oil and gas clients, Aaron brings a level of experience that only being immersed in the industry can provide – before joining the Firm, Aaron served as in-house counsel for a large midstream oil and gas company, representing its interests in the Utica and Marcellus Shales.
Aaron has experience advising clients in commercial, corporate governance and real estate transactions, contract drafting, environmental, labor and employment, compliance and regulatory, and litigation management. He’s been rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell®, included in The Best Lawyers in America®, and named as an Ohio Super Lawyers® Rising Star.
When he’s not busy being a rising star, Aaron enjoys traveling, sports, and spending time with his family.