Jason is a senior paralegal in the Appellate Group and also supports the Life Sciences Health Industry Group.
In the Appellate Group, Jason works with attorneys in preparing and finalizing briefs and the supporting record submitted to state and federal appellate courts, and assisting attorneys in preparing for oral argument. He is familiar with both the Blue Book and California Style Manual format requirements. Other responsibilities include drafting documents to be submitted to the appellate courts, and monitoring cases as they proceed through the appellate process.
In the Life Sciences & Health Industry Group, Jason works with the product liability litigation team in the various phases of case workup: motion practice, discovery, and trial preparation, including records acquisition, document productions, deposition and expert preparation, exhibit organization, review of witness testimony, and records management.
He also has experience in the area of commercial litigation, including securities class actions, as well as mass tort litigation, particularly tobacco and asbestos matters. He also has experience in corporate practice, assisting with numerous corporate closings, maintaining corporate books, drafting corporate documents, maintaining stock ledgers, and assisting with corporate entity formation.
Jason has considerable experience in all areas of discovery, including expedited discovery, from document collection and witness interviews to database creation and management, document review, and document productions.
University of California, Los Angeles, 1989, Paralegal Certificate