Jason Y. Chao is a trial attorney in the firm’s Orange County office. Mr. Chao’s practice primarily involves general business litigation, public entity liability, and professional liability including the representation of architects, engineers, and legal professionals. Mr. Chao is actively involved in all phases of litigation, from pre-litigation counseling up to and through trial and appeal, at both the state and federal court level.
Before joining the firm, Mr. Chao managed a litigation group representing a Fortune 100 insurance client in a wide variety of complex litigated matters against several of the largest homebuilders in California. Mr. Chao’s practice involved representing his clients’ interests in dispute resolution efforts, as well as trial and appellate work.
Mr. Chao completed his undergraduate studies at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York, where he received a Bachelor of Science in Urban Regional Planning in the College of Architecture, Art and Planning. He received his Juris Doctor from the Whittier Law School in Costa Mesa, California.