Peter Jason
Firm:
Duane Morris LLP
Phone:215 979 1174
Address: 30 South 17th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Membership: Professional Activities•Association of Life Insurance Counsel•American Bar Association-Section of Litigation- Tort and Insurance Practice Section-- Life Insurance Law Committee--- Vice Chair, 1999-2005--Employee Benefits Law Committee-- Health
University: University of North Carolina, B.S., 1964, University of North Carolina Law School, J.D., 1967
Admitted: 1967, New York; 1989, Pennsylvania; Supreme Court of the United States; U.S. Tax Court; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit; U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania; U.S
Biography: Peter Jason practices in the areas of commercial litigation, life, health and disability insurance and defense litigation. His practice includes representation of life insurance companies in market conduct and sales practice cases, agent termination and employee benefit claims, and in the defense of traditional life, health and disability insurance policy claims, as well as the representation of employers, insurers and employee benefit plans in ERISA and related litigation. He also represents employers in employment discrimination and retaliation claims, wrongful discharge claims, and wage and hour litigation. Admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and New York, he is a member of the ABA Section of Litigation and a member of the Life Insurance Law Committee and the Health and Disability Insurance and Employee Benefits Law committees of the Tort and Insurance Practice Section of the American Bar Association. He is also a member of the Association of Life Insurance Counsel and a member of the Life, Health and Disability Insurance Committee of the Defense Research Institute. He is a contributing author and contributing editor for the ABA publication Misrepresentation in the Life, Health and Disability Insurance Application Process: A National Survey. Mr. Jason is a 1967 graduate of the University of North Carolina Law School and a graduate of the University of North Carolina. Experience•Duane Morris LLP - Partner, 1998-present •Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - Partner, 1993-1998 - Of Counsel, 1989-1992 •Rubin, Gross, Harris, Fischl & Roth, New York, New York - Partner, 1974-1989 - Associate, 1967-1974 Honors & Awards• AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell Civic and Charitable Activities•Past chairman of the Delaware Valley Chapter of the Appalachian Mountain Club