Edwardsville, IL, October 22, 2020 - Tressler is pleased to welcome experienced litigation attorney Jason D. Johnson as of counsel in our Litigation Practice Group. Jason focuses his practice on commercial litigation and represents clients in both the prosecution and defense of civil actions in state and federal court with first-chair trial experience in both jury trials and bench trials. He also has extensive experience in construction litigation, regularly representing contractors and subcontractors in contractual disputes from the pre-litigation steps of preserving and perfecting mechanics liens to the enforcement and collection of judgments. Jason also is experienced in corporate litigation (including professional corporations) such as shareholder and partner disputes, contested corporate dissolutions and successor liability issues.
Jason has significant experience representing pharmaceutical companies in product liability actions involving pharmaceutical products, including mass action and class action cases. Jason has experience in all steps of the litigation process from the initial investigation and pleadings stage to the trial and appellate stages. Additionally, his litigation experience extends from small claims cases and arbitration cases to large, complex litigation involving multi-million dollar claims.
Jason also represents and advises clients regarding employment law matters and has significant litigation experience involving employment disputes.
"I am very excited to join Tressler in the St. Louis Metro Area office," said Jason Johnson. "Having previously worked with the Tressler attorney’s in that office, I am well aware of their tremendous ability as lawyers, their unmatched knowledge of the law and impeccable professionalism."
Prior to joining Tressler, Jason was previously Of Counsel at a well-known law firm. He has also served as an adjunct professor at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville teaching the Construction Contracts course since 2017.
Jason Johnson can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at (618) 980-5736.
About Tressler LLP
Headquartered in Chicago, with eight offices located in five states, Tressler LLP is a national law firm comprised primarily of attorneys who devote their practice to the representation of the insurance industry in coverage analysis and resolution, litigation, underwriting consultation, product development, claims management and reinsurance.
In addition, Tressler has one of the most experienced and multi-faceted government law practices in Illinois, and has attorneys who represent clients in commercial litigation, defense litigation, corporate transactions, employment law and litigation, intellectual property and condominium and common interest community association law.
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