Jason Weisberg is an associate with McCune & Harber. He has more than 20 years’ experience as a litigator and trial attorney. With a high level of integrity, Mr. Weisberg is recognized for his excellence in and out of the courtroom. He is well-respected by his peers in the legal community for his ability to quickly analyze the complexities of a particular matter, and to make appropriate recommendations in order to quickly, efficiently, and economically resolve an issue. He is a relentless advocate for his clients in a wide array of litigation and business transactional matters, including governmental liability, premises liability, defense of wage and hour and sexual harassment claims, construction law, real estate disputes, and business litigation. His cases include complex coordinated matters, as well as class actions.
Illustrative Professional Experience
Defended wage and hour, rest and meal break, PAGA, discrimination, harassment and class action claims.
Defended claims before the WCAB.
Litigated and arbitrated bad faith handling of workers’ compensation insurance claims.
Tried cases involving commercial leases, forged endorsements, authority of an agent to bind his or her principal, breach of contract and improper disbursement of construction loan funds.
Prosecuted complex cases involving securities fraud, construction defects, public construction projects, mechanics’ liens, and claims against payment and performance bonds.
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Covering All Legal Bases Is Best Defense for Living Will (1995)
How to Take Full Advantage of California’s Prompt Pay Laws (2008)
Prop. 65 “Shakedown Suits” Will Continue Unless Law Is Clarified (2013)
Education and Admissions
California State University, Northridge, Bachelor of Arts-Economics (1987)
Southwestern University, Juris Doctor (1990)
Southwestern University Law Review Staff Member (1988-1989)
Southwestern University Law Review Note & Comment Editor (1989-1990)
Southwestern University Dean’s List (1988)
Southwestern University Dean’s Top Scholars Award (1988)
U.S. District Court, Central District of California