Aaron McDonald founded Pragma Lawyers in 2014. He was admitted to practice in the Supreme Court of Western Australia in 2008, and in the High Court of Australia in 2009. He regularly appears as an advocate in all Courts and Tribunals. Mr McDonald completed his articles of clerkship with a commercial law firm before spending 5½ years at a major international law firm in its litigation and dispute resolution division where he was later promoted to senior associate. He has lectured to law and business students at tertiary level, and also gives presentations to members of the legal profession including a presentation with the Chief Justice of Western Australia on best practice in mediation. Mr McDonald graduated with a Masters of Laws from the University of Western Australia and sits on the Courts Committee of the Law Society of Western Australia. He is also a committee member of The Piddington Society (an organisation which promotes access to justice and legal education) and chair of Subiaco Community Legal Service which he founded in 2017.