Jason Jordan

Practices

Education and Clerkships

J.D., Texas Tech University School of Law, 2011, valedictorian, summa cum laude; Order of the Coif; Comment Editor, Texas Tech Law Review

B.S., Colorado State University, 2006, summa cum laude

  • Judicial Clerk for the Honorable Jennifer Walker Elrod in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, September 2012-August 2013
  • Judicial Clerk for the Honorable Phil Johnson, Supreme Court of Texas, August 2011-July 2012

Admissions

Texas, 2011

Court Admissions

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit

U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas

U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas

U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas

Profile

Jason Jordan draws upon his experience as a judicial clerk at the Texas Supreme Court and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit to develop arguments that will resonate with decision makers and to convey those arguments in a clear and persuasive manner. Jason also has a unique background that has instilled in him an appreciation for hard work and careful planning, which are key components to successfully resolving complex disputes. Jason learned the value of a solid work ethic while growing up doing chores on his family’s farm and ranch, and he came to appreciate the importance of strategy and good relationships after working in government affairs at the U.S. capital. He is passionate about applying these principles to help his clients at every stage of litigation in trial courts, before arbitration tribunals, and on appeal in both state and federal forums.

Jason has experience representing clients in all stages of complex litigation. He has prepared winning trial and appellate briefs on a variety of topics ranging from breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, and tort claims to claims for trademark infringement. Jason has assisted with representing clients from a number of industries, including the energy and transportation sectors, and Jason has particularly extensive experience assisting with the representation of financial institutions.

Outside of the office, Jason is active in the bar and his community. He is a member of the College of the State Bar of Texas, the Appellate and Litigation sections of Texas State Bar, and the Texas Supreme Court Historical Society. Locally, Jason serves on the Executive Committee for the Dallas Chapter of the Federal Bar Association, and he is a member of the Appellate and Business Litigation sections of the Dallas Bar Association. Jason was an Associate in the Higginbotham Inn of Court for 2014-2015.

Professional Recognition

  • Selected for inclusion in Texas Super Lawyers Rising Stars, Thomson Reuters, 2017.

Selected Publications and Speeches

  • "Texas Supreme Court Update," co-author, State Bar of Texas Appellate Section Appellate Advocate, quarterly, beginning in 2015.
  • "Post-Trial Motions," co-author, State Bar of Texas Litigation Section Journal, fall 2016.
  • "Prejudgment Interest and Other Judgment Battlegrounds," co-author, The University of Texas School of Law State and Federal Appeals CLE, June 2015.
  • "Post-Trial Motions: State & Federal," co-author, Civil Appellate Practice 101 Course, September 2015.
  • "A Pig in the Parlor or Food on the Table: Is Texas’s Right to Farm Act an Unconstitutional Mechanism to Perpetuate Nuisances or Sound Public Policy Ensuring Sustainable Growth?" author, 42 Tex. Tech. L. Rev. 943, 2010.
  • "Federal Banking Preemption Goes Back to the Future: Is Dodd-Frank’s Preemption Provision and 'Back to Barnett Bank' Standard a Meaningful Rollback of Federal Preemption of State Law for National Banks?" author, Symposium paper presented to the Texas Banking Commissioner and distributed to the Texas Association of Bank Counsel, 2010.

Rising Stars

Super Lawyers

Haynes and Boone Lawyers Featured in Texas Rising Stars 2017

Haynes and Boone lawyers once again maintained a strong showing in the recently released Texas Super Lawyers Rising Stars directory, with 41 lawyers selected for inclusion in the 2017 edition.

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