Aaron Fischer is a dynamic, new-age attorney focused on helping high-growth, emerging “Software as a Service” (SaaS) technology companies scale. As Commercial Counsel at Datadog, Aaron has helped build policies and procedures with a focus on the sales and marketing aspects of a complex technology business. Aaron is responsible for negotiating with the largest companies in the world and understands the risks and efficiencies of the modern technology landscape. Specifically, Aaron helps the business navigate issues related to data privacy, open source software, API licensing, commercial terms, and risk.
Prior to Datadog, Aaron worked at iCIMS, a leader in SaaS provided HR tools, and Warner Music Group. Aaron also has a small side entertainment law practice, focused on helping up-and-coming artists receive fair treatment in contract negotiations. Aaron is also a Volunteer Attorney for the NYC chapter of the Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts. Aaron graduated from Emerson College with a B.S. in Communications and received his J.D. from Seton Hall University School of Law, where he received the ABA Award for Excellence in Intellectual Property. Aaron is admitted to practice in both New York and New Jersey.