Jason M. Halper

Jason Halper, Co-Chair of the firm’s Global Litigation Group, is a recognized leader in the fields of financial services and securities law and corporate governance/M&A. Clients turn to Jason because of his proven track record over 25 years of obtaining results that meet each client's unique needs -- as described in Chambers USA, he "takes the time and energy to really understand the client and "focuses on what is important."

Jason is an experienced litigator and trial lawyer. For over 25 years, he has represented financial institutions, Fortune 500 companies and other clients in high-stakes litigation and regulatory matters. He also is a member of the Trial Bar of the Northern District of Illinois and has tried cases to jury verdict or decision in federal and state courts, regulatory tribunals and arbitrations around the country.

Jason is an adjunct professor in corporate and securities law at the University of Pennsylvania Law School, and a frequent speaker and author. He is a member of the Advisory Board of Harvard Law School's Program on Corporate Governance and a regular Guest Contributor to the Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation. He has published there as well as in, among others, Bloomberg, Thomson Reuters, The New York Law Journal, Law360, Columbia Law School’s Blue Sky Blog on Corporations and the Capital Markets, The Review of Securities & Commodities Regulation, Insights: The Corporate and Securities Law Advisor, The M&A Lawyer and Transaction Advisors.

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Job Types Partner
Areas of Practice 1) Alternative Dispute Resolution, 2) Commercial Litigation, 3) Corporate & Securities Litigation, 4) Corporate Governance, 5) Energy & Commodities Investigations, 6) Financial Products Litigation, 7) International Litigation, 8) Investment Management Litigation, 9) Litigation and 10) Merger
Law School Fordham University School of Law (J.D.,1991)
Education Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania (B.S.E.,1988)
Bar Member / Association New York State Bar Association
Most recent firm Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
LinkedIn Profile https://www.linkedin.com/in/jasonhalper
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