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Jon is a partner and member of the firm's litigation team. With an emphasis on commercial litigation, he has represented a number of large and mid-market corporate, banking, professional and insurance clients in state and federal courts and in administrative proceedings. His practice includes a range of matters involving antitrust litigation and counseling; contract, vendor, manufacturer-dealer, shareholder and other commercial disputes; financial services litigation; professional liability matters; and matters relating to the sports industry. He has served as first-chair counsel in jury cases tried to verdict, bench trials, administrative trials and arbitrations. Jon is also certified by the North Carolina Dispute Resolution Commission as a mediator in North Carolina.
In 2019, Jon was appointed to the State Judicial Council by the North Carolina State Bar Council.
North Carolina Bar Association, President-Elect (2020-2021), Chair, Audit & Finance Committee (2020-2021) Chair, Committee for Judicial Independence (2016-2018), Board of Governors (2010-2013); Fellow, Litigation Counsel of America; Fellow, American Bar Foundation; Defense Research Institute; Mecklenburg Bar Association
University of North Carolina School of Law (J.D., with high honors); East Carolina University (B.A., with honors)