Aaron Hernandez

Leslie Craig Henderzahs
Jack G. Hittle


  • University of Notre Dame - Mendoza College of Business, B.BA, magna cum laude
  • Marquette University Law School, J.D., Sports and Entertainment Law

Bar Admissions

  • Wisconsin

Awards + Recognition

  • Charles W. Mentkowski Sports Law Alumnus of the Year Award, Marquette University Law School, 2019

Aaron joins CCHA Law's Sports Law section, where he will lend his expertise in Title IX matters and NCAA compliance.

In addition to his role at CCHA Law, Aaron serves as the Assistant Dean and Executive Director of the Allan “Bud” Selig Sports Law and Business Program at the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law, Arizona State University. Since 2019, Aaron has overseen the success of the Sports Law and Business Program, demonstrating exceptional leadership and dedication.

Prior to joining Arizona State, Aaron served as an Associate Director of Football on the enforcement staff at the NCAA, focusing on stakeholder engagement in Division I (FBS). During his time at the NCAA, Aaron served as the primary liaison to prestigious organizations such as the Big 12 Conference, American Athletic Conference, Under Armour, and the College Football Playoff. He conducted thorough investigations into potential NCAA rule violations, with a particular emphasis on matters involving Division I college football.

Aaron is a graduate of Marquette University Law School, earning his degree in 2013. He is licensed as an attorney in Wisconsin.