Jon specializes in complex commercial, intellectual property, and class action disputes, particularly those involving claims of breach of contract, unfair competition, trademark and patent infringement, misappropriation of trade secrets, fraud, merger and acquisition earn-outs, protection of creditors’ rights, lender liability, and other business torts. He has extensive experience representing computer industry, manufacturing and distribution businesses, and financial institutions in federal and state courts, and in private arbitrations and mediations.
LOCATION: Orange County, CA
LICENSED TO PRACTICE IN: California, Southern District of California, Central District of California, Eastern District of California, Northern District of California, Eastern District of Michigan, U.S. Court of Appeals (9th Circuit), U.S. Court of Appeals (Federal Cicruit)
CURRENT FIRM: Slater Hersey LLP
Bingham McCutchen | Sheppard Mullin | Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal
LAW SCHOOL: University of California-Los Angeles
ADVANCED DEGREES: J.D.
HONORS AND AWARDS: UCLA Law Review Articles Editor, Moot Court Honors Board
Litigation and Dispute Resolution
(Arbitration and Mediation, Commercial/Contract Disputes, Defamation, eDiscovery, Employment, Financial Services, Insurance Recovery, Intellectual Property, Real Estate, Securities)
(Advertising and Marketing, Litigation — Patent, Litigation — Trade Secret, Copyright, Trademark and Unfair Competition, Open Source Software Counseling and Compliance, Licensing Transactions, Trademark Law)
INDUSTRY: High-tech industry, software development, product channel distribution, professional services, financial institutions