Jason H. Okleshen is a trial lawyer who focuses his practice on products liability and financial services litigation.
Jason’s significant products liability work is focused on medical devices and pharmaceuticals. He represents manufacturers in mass tort, multidistrict litigation as well as complex matters in both federal and state courts. His experience includes all aspects of litigation, including selecting and managing trial experts, taking and defending expert witness and treating physician depositions, development of case strategy, case management, and trial practice – for claims based on failure to warn, design defects, and manufacturing defects.
He has been an integral member of trial teams for pelvic mesh, IVC filter, and hernia mesh cases.
In the financial services industry, Jason represents and counsels mortgage servicers and financial institutions in litigation related to claims arising out of federal and state consumer protection statutes, including the FCCPA, FDCPA, RESPA, TCPA, and TILA, as well as claims related to lender placed insurance, complex contested foreclosures, and complex title claims.
Jason also has broad, deep experience handling real estate and commercial litigation from the initial complaint through trial and post-trial proceedings, including appeals. He represents real estate developers, commercial property owners, shopping centers, wealthy individuals, and a wide-variety of businesses through contract issues, state and federal statutory claims, land disputes, and business torts. He also litigates construction disputes, including claims for construction defects and delay damages. Jason’s client representation includes counseling clients pre-suit to reach sensible business resolutions, as well as litigating on their behalf in state and federal courts and alternative dispute resolution forums.
- Business disputes
- Commercial litigation
- Construction litigation
- Financial services litigation
- Land disputes
- Pharmaceutical, medical device & health care litigation
- Products liability & mass torts
- Real estate litigation
- Trial Practice