Mario Aieta

Mr. Aieta is the Managing Partner of Satterlee Stephens LLP.   

Mr. Aieta focuses on intellectual property, cybersecurity, publicity and privacy, financial services, digital publishing and executive employment. He is a trial lawyer who advises on the business consequences of dispute resolution in court, in arbitration, or in negotiations.  He was a founding partner of a successful IP development company and is a named inventor on seven granted US Patents.  He has presented on "Five Legal Pitfall's in Acquiring Digital Publishing Rights" at Pace University's China-US Publishing Program (Sept. 2016), and "Information Governance and Data Security," at the Legal Network International Spring 2016 Conference (May 2016). Other speaking engagements include "Older and Wiser - First Annivesary Observations on the Impact of the New U.S. Federal Rules On E-Discovery," Panelist, International Trademark Association, 2007 Leadership Meeting, Orlando, November 2007; and "Violations of Industrial and Intellectual Property Rights on the Internet" ASIPI-AIPPI Seminar on Industrial and Intellectual Property, Buenos Aires, March 2006. Mr. Aieta was selected to the 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015 and 2014 Super Lawyers lists.1  The Super Lawyers list is issued by Thomson Reuters. A description of the selection methodology can be found at the Super Lawyers website. Mr. Aieta is rated AV® Preeminent™, “Peer Rated for Highest Level of Professional  Excellence,” by Martindale-Hubbell.® each year for the last twenty years.2 Martindale-Hubbell is part of the Martindale-Nolo Legal Marketing Network. A description of the selection methodolgy can be found at their website.

Professional Associations:

International Trademark Association (Member: U.S. Subcommittee of International Amicus Committee, 2003-2005; Online Trademark Use Subcommittee of the Internet Committee, 2006-2009); Association of the Bar of the City of New York (Member: Entertainment Law Committee, 1998-2000); New York State Bar Association (Member: Intellectual Property Law Section).  

  • 1. Selection to the Super Lawyers list is not subject to, nor does it indicate approval by, the courts to which Mr. Aieta is admitted to practice.
  • 2. Selection to Martindale Hubbell is not subject to, nor does it indicate approval by, the courts to which Mr. Aieta is admitted to practice.

Contact Information



(212) 404-8755


Practice Areas: 


New York University School of Law (J.D.)
Harvard (B.A., with honors)


New York and Ohio Bar
United States Courts of Appeals for the Second, Third, Fifth, Sixth, Ninth,Tenth and Federal
United States District Courts for the Southern, Eastern, and Northern Districts of New York
Western District of Michigan
Southern District of Ohio
District of Colorado
United States Tax Court