Overview

Jason counsels firm attorneys on sensitive professional responsibility and liability issues, including the application and interpretation of relevant rules of professional conduct. He identifies ethical conflicts, develops appropriate solutions in collaboration with firm attorneys, and facilitates resolution of issues regarding new client and matter intake, as well as new attorney and staff hiring.

Jason further advises firm attorneys on professional practice issues and firm policies, and he works closely with the firm's general counsel and director of loss prevention with respect to risk management issues.

  • Credentials

    Education

    • Northwestern Pritzker School of Law, LL.M., Taxation, 2013
    • University of Wisconsin Law School, J.D., 2012
      Wisconsin Journal of Law, Gender & Society, Outstanding Cite Checker
      Moot Court Board, Coach
      AOF Fellowship
      Research Assistant, Prof. Allison Christians
      Teaching Assistant, Prof. William Whitford, First Year Contracts
    • University of Wisconsin - Madison, B.A., Philosophy, 2004, with comprehensive honors and distinction
      Phi Kappa Phi

    Bar Admissions

    • Illinois

            Clerkships

            • Hon. David T. Prosser, Jr., Supreme Court of Wisconsin, Judicial Intern (2011)

            Professional Memberships

            • American Bar Association
            • Chicago Bar Association
            • Lesbian and Gay Bar Association of Chicago

            Teaching Appointments

            • Guest Lecturer, University of Wisconsin Law School
          • Insights

            TITLE
            Event

            Ethics & Professionalism in Virtual Legal Environments: Legal and Behavioral Ethics in the Time of COVID-19

            University of Wisconsin Law School 2021 Free Winter Ethics CLE Seminar Series

            Location:
            Webinar
            Event

            Legal Ethics and the Study of Behavioral Ethics

            Professional Responsibilities, University of Wisconsin Law School

            Location:
            Webinar

            Speeches & Presentations

            • “Ethics & Professionalism in Virtual Legal Environments: Legal and Behavioral Ethics in the Time of COVID-19,” University of Wisconsin Law School 2021 Free Winter Ethics CLE Seminar Series, Webinar (Jan. 28, 2021)
            • “Legal Ethics and the Study of Behavioral Ethics,” Professional Responsibilities Guest Lecturer, University of Wisconsin Law School (Oct. 7, 2020)
            • “Professional Responsibilities,” guest lecturer, University of Wisconsin Law School (Nov. 25, 2019)
            • “Ethical Issues Facing In-House Lawyers,” (moderator) Women’s Bar Association of Illinois, In-House Counsel Committee, Chicago, Ill. (Nov. 5, 2018)