Jason is a partner in the Commercial Law Counseling Group. His practice focuses on limited liability company, partnership (including MLPs) and statutory trust law, and also a broad range of commercial matters, including mergers, asset acquisitions, joint ventures, financings and bankruptcy related transactions, and the preparation of Delaware legal opinions. Jason is also significantly involved with bank regulatory matters and unclaimed property audits, compliance and voluntary disclosure programs.
Jason regularly represents private equity, hedge fund and mutual fund companies that organize investment funds as Delaware limited partnerships, limited liability companies and/or statutory trusts and assists these companies with other Delaware law matters. He has also assisted numerous bank and other financial institutions with the organization, acquisition and disposition of banks and trust companies, including limited purpose trust companies. In addition, Jason helps clients resolve issues and accomplish transactions in a wide range of other commercial settings, such as: serving as Delaware counsel to MLPs and drafting and negotiating credit and security documents, merger, asset sale and stock sale documents and general commercial contracts. In connection with all of these types of matters, Jason has extensive experience in preparing Delaware legal opinions and has developed a focus in preparing legal opinions for new market tax credit transactions.
In addition, Jason has acted as outside counsel to more than thirty companies, including many Fortune 500 companies, in connection with unclaimed property audits, voluntary disclosure programs and compliance matters.