Jason L. Jurkevich

Jason L. Jurkevich: Attorney with Sills Cummis & Gross P.C.

Biography

Jason Jurkevich has over seventeen years of experience handling all facets of complex litigation on behalf of diverse clients such as Fortune 100 and other major corporations, closely-held businesses and individuals.

Mr. Jurkevich has handled a complex litigation practice in federal and state courts, with specialties in all facets of business and commercial disputes, including breach of contract, fraud and misrepresentation claims, and class actions. Mr. Jurkevich also has significant experience litigating insurance coverage, environmental and health care actions.

In addition to his litigation practice, Mr. Jurkevich counsels clients on environmental issues arising in corporate and real estate transactions, and regularly works with regulatory personnel to resolve these issues.

Mr. Jurkevich has consistently achieved superior results for his clients in a cost-effective manner. At the outset of a litigation, clear objectives and a strategy to meet those objectives are established with the client. The client’s objectives are periodically monitored and refined throughout the course of the litigation. Mr. Jurkevich’s thorough understanding of the client’s business issues is also employed to enable the client to avoid, if possible, future litigation.

In The News Items

The Biggest New Jersey Cases Of 2017

Law360 12/15/2017
Discovery Is Relevant To Horizon Plan Row, NJ Justices Say

Law360 7/24/2017
High court decision may impact Superfund sites

NJBIZ 5/11/2009

Publications

Ascertaining the Bounds of Ascertainability: A Defense Perspective

New Jersey Lawyer Magazine 4/15/2015
Class Action Waivers in Arbitration Agreements: Can They Survive?

Class Action Litigation 1/8/2010
'Continuous Trigger' Happy? Not So Fast, Appellate Division Says

New Jersey Law Journal 7/20/2009
Stopping CERCLA Liability in Its Tracks? Supreme Court Limits Joint and Several Liability, Narrows Arranger Liability

The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel 7/1/2009
Pollution Exclusion in D&O Policy Bars Coverage for What You Do, Not What You Say

New Jersey Law Journal 11/24/2008
Pollution Exclusion in D&O Policy Bars Coverage for What You Do, Not What You Say

New Jersey Law Journal 11/24/2008
A Good Deed May Go Unpunished

New Jersey Law Journal 7/23/2007

Areas of Practice (6)

  • Appellate
  • Health Care
  • Insurance and Reinsurance
  • Litigation
  • Securities Litigation
  • Class Action Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
(973) 643-5297  Phone
(973) 643-6500  Fax
www.sillscummis.com
University Attended:
New York University, B.A., magna cum laude, 1992
Law School Attended:
New York University School of Law, J.D., 1995
Year of First Admission:
1996
Admission:
2013, U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit; 2009, U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit; 1998, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York; 1998, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York; 1996, U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey; 2001, U.S. Court of Appeals, First Circuit; 1996, New Jersey; 1996, New York
Memberships:

Affiliations

Member, The Association of the Federal Bar of New Jersey
Member, American Bar Association

Birth Information:
Queens, New York, September 29, 1971
Reported Cases:
Representative Decisions: Elsevier, Inc. v. Grossmann, 2018 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 174688 (S.D.N.Y. Oct. 9, 2018); 10/9/2018; Elsevier, Inc. v. Grossmann, 2017 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 182859 (S.D.N.Y. Nov. 3, 2017); 11/3/2017; Alliance Healthcare, Inc. v. Jersey City Bergen, LLC, 2016 N.J. Super. Unpub. LEXIS 2304 (2016); 10/18/2016; Elsevier, Inc., et al., v. Pierre Grossman, et al., 199 F. Supp. 3d 768 (S.D.N.Y. 2016); 8/4/2016; West Palm Beach Hotel, LLC v. Atlanta Underground LLC, 626 Fed. Appx. 37 (3d Cir. 2015); 8/14/2015; Elsevier Inc. v. Pierre Grossman, 77 F. Supp. 3d 331 (S.D.N.Y. 2015); 1/5/2015; Fishman v. General Electric Co., 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 56144 (D.N.J. April 23, 2014); 4/23/2014; Curtiss-Wright Corp. v. Rodney Hunt Co. Inc., 1 F. Supp. 3d 277 (D.N.J. 2014); 2/18/2014; P.H. International Trading Corp. v. Nordstrom, Inc., 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 62459 (S.D.N.Y. March 12, 2013) aff'd, 555 Fed. Appx. 9 (2d Cir. 2013); 12/17/2013; Citibank N.A. v. Van Brunt Properties LLC, 95 A.D.3d 1158, 945 N.Y.S.2d 330 (A.D. 2d Dept. 2012); 5/23/2012; EUSA Pharma (US), Inc. v. Innocoll Pharmaceuticals Limited et al., 594 F. Supp. 2d 570 (E.D.Pa. 2009); 1/26/2009; General Security Prop. & Cas. Co. v. American Fleet Mgt., et al., 37 A.D.3d 345, N.Y.S.2d 136 (A.D. 1st Dept. 2007); 2/22/2007
ISLN:
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