Aaron Niklaus, JD, MBA


Aaron earned his JD and MBA simultaneously from the University of St. Thomas School of Law and Opus College of Business. In law school, Aaron competed on the St. Thomas negotiating team, making it to regional finals. His focus in business school was project management and risk management.

While in law school, Aaron interned at Amplifon Americas (parent company of Miracle Ear) in their legal department, focusing on compliance, contract review, and legal strategy. Before that, Aaron interned at Medtronic in the Global Office of Ethics and Compliance, focusing on GDPR compliance and internal compliance training. Aaron also worked at Pathmaker throughout school, quickly learning how to navigate the complex and everchanging world of medical device regulation.

Aaron was a legal assistant for four years before law school. He was also a Division I baseball umpire. In his free time, he enjoys brewing award-winning beer, furniture making, drumming in a local band, and building websites.