A versatile trial and courtroom
lawyer for over 20 years, Jason has spent his career litigating high-stakes and
often multidistrict business disputes. He has tried 11 complex cases to juries
and judges across the country, briefed and argued precedent-setting appeals,
and successfully led the defense against nationwide class actions. Jason’s
tenacity and trial-readiness have also yielded his clients multiple “eve of trial”
settlements that exceeded their expectations.
particularly experienced with commercial and government breach of contract
claims, business torts including fraud, and antitrust MDL class-action defense,
and he frequently litigates against the U.S. Government. Known for his
responsiveness and efficiency, he is regularly called upon to advise and
represent clients in exigent matters requiring injunctive relief, and he is
very successful in TRO/PI situations. Jason also writes regularly on litigation
risks in the high-tech industry and founded the Firm’s “High-Tech Litigation”
Jason has been
recognized by Lawdragon magazine as one 500 lawyers who are “carrying
the legal profession to new frontiers” (2006) and as one of the top 3,000
lawyers in the United States (2008 – 2011). He has also been named to the
Washington, D.C. Super Lawyers list (2012 – 2017), honored as a “Future
Star” by Benchmark Litigation (2012–2017), and "recommended"
for his antitrust work by Global Competition Review (2015 - 2016).
Before joining V&E in 2011, Jason led the Washington trial practice group
of another international law firm.