Jason Roskom joined Ropes & Gray’s litigation and enforcement group in 2021. His practice focuses on complex civil litigation, including commercial, securities, and other trial- and appellate-level disputes. Jason works with clients in variety of industries, including public and private companies, as well as high-end technology providers. He maintains an active pro bono practice that includes authoring amicus briefs focused on criminal and social justice issues. Jason also represents asylum seekers in removal proceedings.
During law school, Jason interned for the Honorable Juan R. Torruella of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit, the Honorable Timothy S. Hillman of the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts, and the Solicitor’s Office of the U.S. Department of Labor. He was recognized for significant academic achievement in the study of international business transactions, civil procedure, and contracts. Prior to law school, Jason was a legislative intern for former U.S. Senator Russell D. Feingold. He also worked at both large and boutique law firms on the East Coast and in the Midwest.
- Representing an apparel company in Texas-based civil litigation involving an employment dispute.
- Representing Google in United States of America, et al. v. Google, LLC monopolization suit.
- Represented an industrial automation company in AAA commercial arbitration concerning an earn-out dispute.
- Represented a private investment firm to identify litigation strategy involving the First Amendment.
- Represented a global investment firm in securities litigation related to the COVID-19 pandemic.
- Represented a private equity management firm pertaining to a foreign transaction dispute.
- Represented an investment capital firm in motion for reconsideration before trial court.
- Represented a health care provider in appeal involving public nuisance.
- Assisted in settlement negotiations related to advancement and indemnification agreement.
- Contributor, “Preparing for Civil Trial in Massachusetts,” MCLE Massachusetts Courtroom Advocacy (November 23, 2021)
- JD, Boston University School of Law, 2020
- BA, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2010
Admissions / Qualifications
- Massachusetts, 2021
- U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
- U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
- U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts