Jason L. Ott

Jason L. Ott: Attorney with Dickie, McCamey & Chilcote, P.C.
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Profile & Honors

Jason L. Ott is a shareholder of Dickie, McCamey & Chilcote, P.C. and Chair of the Personnel Committee. He concentrates his practice in the areas of corporate consultation and business services, bankruptcy/workout, corporate formation and transactions, and finance.

Prior to graduating from law school, Mr. Ott worked as a law clerk at Dickie, McCamey & Chilcote, P.C. He also served previously as a summer intern in the Chambers of the Honorable Mary Jane Bowes of the Pennsylvania Superior Court. As a recipient of the Honorable Joseph H. Ridge Scholarship and a National Merit Scholar, Mr. Ott received full academic scholarships both to Barrett College and to Duquesne Law School.

Professional Accomplishments

•The Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania (Hearing Committee Member), elected in 2018
•2017 David B. Fawcett Pro Bono Award (awarded based upon a combination of hours dedicated to pro bono work and the results obtained in performing that work)


•Central Catholic High School Alumnus (since 2006, Associate Head Coach of Varsity Golf Team, which in 2018 won its third straight Boys’ AAA WPIAL Team Championship and second Boys’ AAA PIAA Team Championship in the past three years)

Presentations & Publications

Speaking Engagements

•“Compliance in a Post-GDPR World: The Global Trend of Stricter Data Privacy and How that is Impacting Companies” (Co-Presenter), Duquesne Law School, 1/12/2019
•“Structured Dismissals in Chapter 11” (Panelist/Presenter), Pennsylvania Bar Association, 21st Annual Pennsylvania Bankruptcy Institute, 9/8/2016
•“A Discussion Regarding Strategies for Completing a Successful Mediation of Bankruptcy Disputes” (Co-Author/Moderator), Allegheny County Bar Association Bankruptcy and Commercial Law Section, 28th Annual Bankruptcy Symposium, 12/4/2015
•“Chapter 11: Exit Strategies and Local Courtroom Practice & Procedure” (Co-Author/Co-Presenter), Allegheny County Bar Association Bankruptcy and Commercial Law Section, 27th Annual Bankruptcy Symposium, 12/5/2014
•“Advanced Bankruptcy Issues In Your Practice” (Co-Author/Co-Presenter), ACC Pennsylvania CLE, 7/11/2013


3/11/2019 Articles

Proposed Utah Bill Will Protect Utah Citizen’s Data From Unreasonable Searches and Seizures By Police

2/6/2019 Articles

Spain’s New Data Protection Law Provides Additional Provisions to the Already Vast GDPR

1/28/2019 Articles

Competing Consumer Data Protections Bills Recently Introduced to Rival Consumer Data Protection Act

1/3/2019 Articles

Brazilian Government Passes GDPR Inspired Data Privacy Law

12/17/2018 Articles

Consumer Data Protection Act: The Federal Bill Promising More Protection for Consumer’s Data and More Compliance Issues for U.S. Companies

12/4/2018 Articles

New Colorado Data Protection Laws

10/29/2018 Articles

Another Colossal Privacy Regulation Looming in EU Parliament

8/20/2018 Articles

India has Proposed the First Draft of a Personal Data Protection Bill

8/9/2018 Articles

California Consumer Privacy Act: A Law Influenced by the European General Data Protection Regulation

7/3/2018 Articles

The General Data Protection Regulation: Why it is Likely that Your Company is not Immune to the Foreign Policy

Press Releases

1/1/2018 Press Releases

Ten New Shareholders Announced by Dickie McCamey

4/17/2017 Press Releases

Dickie McCamey’s 2017 Pro Bono Award Recipients Announced

5/4/2016 Press Releases

Dickie McCamey Announces 2016 Pro Bono Award Winner

5/7/2015 Press Releases

2015 Pro Bono Award Winner Announced

Areas of Practice (5)

  • Creditors' Rights and Bankruptcy
  • Bankruptcy
  • Corporate Workouts
  • Corporate Formation
  • Corporate Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
412-392-5578  Phone
888-811-7144  Fax
University Attended:
Barrett, The Honors College at Arizona State University, B.A., English Literature, 2006; Barrett, The Honors College at Arizona State University, B.A., History, 2006
Law School Attended:
Duquesne University School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2009; member of Appellate Moot Court Team; participant in National Appellate Advocacy Competition; winner of Shalom Moot Court Award; recipient of CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Gender and Law; member of Phi Beta Kappa; member of Phi Beta Kappa
Year of First Admission:
United States Bankruptcy Court and District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania; United States Bankruptcy Court and District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania; Pennsylvania Bar Admission


•Allegheny County Bar Association (Bankruptcy and Commercial Law Section Council Member)
•American Inns of Court - Judith K. Fitzgerald Western Pennsylvania Bankruptcy Chapter (Secretary and Executive Committee Member)
•Pennsylvania Association of Credit Management
•Turnaround Management Association - Pittsburgh Chapter

Reported Cases:
Representative Matters: Mr. Ott regularly provides complex, comprehensive legal services to clients by: Consulting corporate clients on daily business and legal matters, including document and agreement negotiation, drafting, and analysis; Analyzing and providing guidance to corporate clients on multiple regulatory compliance and data processing and maintenance matters; Protecting the interests of creditors and debtors in a wide range of bankruptcy/workout situations; Assisting lenders in loan due diligence, documentation, and facilitation, including distressed asset funding and subsequent workout and debt collection involving real estate and hard asset based lending; Assisting in corporate planning in many diverse situations, such as in consulting and participating in the planning and negotiation stages of the development of such businesses, various transactions regarding the same, and subsequent general corporate counsel for various ongoing business operations and expansions; Analyzing and drafting various business contracts, including purchase and sale agreements, general commercial agreements, vendor agreements, and credit facility arrangements and documentation, to assist clients in daily business operations; Engaging in business litigation to protect the interests of various corporate and commercial clients in multiple different contexts through federal and state court proceedings throughout the United States

Peer Reviews

  • 3.6/5.0 (1 review)
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