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The Block Firm Expands Its Team, Welcoming Three New Members

The Block Firm has recruited three new members to join its boutique litigation practice. Attorney Max Marks joins the firm following nearly eight years as a senior associate in the Litigation and Trial Practice group at the international law firm Als… Read More
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Civil Rights Win: The Block Firm Leverages Seven-Figure Pre-Suit Settlement in Title IX School Sexual Abuse Case

On behalf of an elementary-aged student and her family, the Block Firm negotiated a seven-figure monetary settlement and significant policy changes prior to filing a lawsuit against a school district. The student was sexually abused by a school staff… Read More
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Constitutional Lawsuit: The Block Firm Files Federal Lawsuit Against the State of California for Unlawful Pursuit of Back Taxes from Small Business Owners

In Online Merchants Guild v. Nicolas Maduros, No. 2:20-at-00954 (E.D. Cal.), the Block Firm, Rafelson Schick PLLC, and Candice Fields Law filed a federal lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of California challe… Read More
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Civil Rights Win: The Block Firm, Brought in as Substitute Counsel Following Trial Court Loss, Successfully Appeals Order Dismissing Plaintiff’s Title IX Action

In Schwake v. Arizona Board of Regents, No. 18-15725 (9th Cir. 2020), following oral argument by Aaron Block, the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit reversed the district court’s order of dismissal in an action alleging tha… Read More
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Constitutional Law Win: The Block Firm Successfully Challenges Unconstitutional Kentucky Statute that Unduly Burdens Small Businesses

In Online Merchants Guild v. Daniel Cameron, Attorney General of Kentucky (E.D. Kentucky 2020), the Block Firm, along with Rafelson Schick and Deatherage, Myers & Lackey, brought suit on behalf of the Online Merchants Guild to enjoin the Kentu… Read More
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Civil Rights Win: The Block Firm Leverages Settlement Allowing Family to Start a New Life Following Government Misconduct

The Block Firm utilized 43 U.S.C. § 1983 to secure a life-changing settlement on behalf of victims of sexual abuse which had been concealed and fascilated by corrupt governemnt officials in a rural Georgia county. Section 1983 provides an individual… Read More
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Aaron Block

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Aaron Block, a founding partner of the Block Firm, specializes in complex litigation, including business disputes, constitutional and tort challenges, and personal injury and medical malpractice claims. He has also briefed and argued appeals in state…

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