Aaron Katz is the principal of Parabellum Capital LLC in New York City, a leading specialty finance company dedicated to the business of law. Its activities include financing significant business litigation for corporate and institutional clients. For the prior six years, Mr. Katz was a principal and manager of the Legal Risk Strategies & Finance Group at Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC. Prior to joining Credit Suisse, Mr. Katz was a Partner in the litigation department of DLA Piper in the firm's New York office. He also served as an Assistant United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York and was an associate at Davis Polk & Wardwell. He was a law clerk to the Honorable Anita Brody, United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia.