JASON J. LAWLER is an associate in Sidley’s office in Century City and is a member of the Technology and IP Transactions, Emerging Companies and Venture Capital, M&A, and Private Equity practices. He provides corporate and commercial counsel on a wide range of matters to companies at various stages of development. He also advises financial and strategic investors on venture capital investments and private financings. Prior to joining Sidley, he gained experience with global finance matters, including cross-border financings, public and private company mergers, and private equity-sponsored acquisitions.
Jason earned his J.D. with a business law specialization from the UCLA School of Law, where he was a Michael T. Masin Scholar, dialectic editor for the UCLA Law Review, and executive chair of the Food Law Society. He also served as a judicial extern to the Honorable R. Gary Klausner of the United States District Court for the Central District of California.