Aaron J. Hurd

Of Counsel

Aaron Hurd

Aaron has experience handling appellate matters and representing clients in class and mass action proceedings in both state and federal court. Aaron received his J.D., magna cum laude, in 2012 from Loyola University New Orleans College of Law, where he served as editor in chief of the Loyola Law Review and was designated a William L. Crow, Sr., Scholar. Aaron also competed in Moot Court and was brief writer and oralist for Loyola’s 2010 Criminal Procedure Team, which placed first overall at the National Criminal Procedure Tournament hosted by the University of San Diego School of Law. Aaron was research assistant to Professor Johanna Kalb and served as a judicial extern to the Honorable Greg G. Guidry at the Louisiana Supreme Court. Prior to law school, Aaron earned his B.A., cum laude, from University of New Orleans and taught high-school history in Reserve, Louisiana.


  • J.D. magna cum laude, 2012- Loyola University College of Law
  • Editor in chief, Loyola Law Review
  • B.A., cum laude, 2009- University of New Orleans


  • Louisiana State Bar
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • U.S. District Courts for the Eastern, Middle, and Western Districts of Louisiana


  • The St. Thomas More Inn of Court
  • Scribes- The American Society of Legal Writers
  • American Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • New Orleans Bar Association
  • City Year New Orleans Volunteer
  • Loyola Law Review Alumni Committee

Honors and Awards

  • William L. Crowe, Sr., Scholar
  • Law Excellence Awards in Constitutional Law, Evidence, Employment Discrimination, Sales and Leases, Western Legal Tradition, and Law Review Scholarly Writing
  • National Criminal Procedure Moot Court Team- First Place Overall
  • Research Assistant Professor Johanna Kalb
  • Judicial extern to the Honorable Greg G. Guidry


Comment, “Reaching Past Fingertips with Forensic Neuroimaging- Non-“Testimonial” Evidence Exceeding the Fifth Amendment’s Grasp”, 58 Loy. L. Rev. 213 (2012).