Jason practices in the areas of public policy and government relations.
Jason advises and represents companies and organizations from a wide variety of industries concerning proposed and existing state and federal legislation and regulations. His practice covers the full spectrum of public policy, however he focuses on the areas of technology, insurance, healthcare, and energy.
Drawing from his extensive background in politics, and years of experience as a complex commercial litigator, Jason designs effective public policy strategies, and advocates on his clients' behalf before all levels of government. Jason was selected for inclusion in 2014 Super Lawyers Rising Stars .
Before Edwards Wildman
Jason has been active in party, state, and national politics his entire life. He has managed, worked on, and advised dozens of campaigns. In his early years in politics, Jason managed several successful town council races in his hometown of Franklin, Massachusetts, and served on the Board of Franklin Youth Services, helping coordinate years of fundraising that resulted in the first community services center in Massachusetts built almost entirely with private funds. Jason went onto Georgetown University where he successfully built and coordinated large grassroots organizations of college students that took part in state and federal campaigns while excelling in his academic pursuits -- receiving distinction from Georgetown University for best thesis in the Government Honors program and being admitted to Georgetown University Law Center as only a Junior. After Georgetown, Jason successfully ran several Massachusetts state representative campaigns, including a highly competitive open seat race.
Besides Edwards Wildman
Jason continues to be involved in various capacities in state and federal campaigns and party politics. He also plays an active role in interviewing and recruiting prospective students for Georgetown University College, School of Foreign Service, School of Business, and School of Nursing. Jason enjoys spending time with his family and friends hunting, fishing, hiking, and golfing.
Public Policy Briefing: The Political Landscape After the Election
November 13, 2014 event
Congressional Update - Sequestration Set to Begin March 1st
February 21, 2013
Congressional Update - Fiscal Cliff / 113th Congress
January 3, 2013
Congressional Update - Fiscal Cliff Deal Discussed / House Leadership for the 113th Congress / SEC Chair Announces Resignation
December 7, 2012
Congressional Update - Election Recap / Looking Ahead
November 12, 2012
Edwards Wildman Congressional Update: Washington Update - September 13, 2012
September 13, 2012
Edwards Wildman Congressional Update: Spending Package/Cybersecurity/ Landmark MA Healthcare Law
August 7, 2012
Supreme Court Upholds Constitutionality of Affordable Care Act Healthcare Law
June 29, 2012
Congressional Update: Healthcare / Immigration / Citizens United / Transportation / Cybersecurity / Future of Video Healthcare Law
June 29, 2012
Edwards Wildman Healthcare Update: Supreme Court Upholds Constitutionality of Affordable Care Act
June 29, 2012
Edwards Wildman Relocates DC Office to 'EYE' Street
July 28, 2014
Edwards Wildman Admits Six Lawyers to Partnership and Elevates One to Counsel
January 2, 2014
Attorneys recognized at EAPD's Second Annual Pro Bono Award Reception
June 25, 2008