Julianne E. Jayson is an Associate in the Product Liability and Toxic Tort Practice Groups in the firmís Philadelphia office. She has arbitrated and tried cases to defense verdicts, and she has prepared and argued various dispositive motions that resulted in dismissals of cases. She has also written several successful appellate briefs. She has hands on experience consulting with clients and managing legal issues and cases of all sizes, from small claims to complex litigation involving catastrophic losses, as well as mass torts and multi-district litigation.
Ms. Jayson graduated, summa cum laude, with a Bachelor of Science degree in political science and a minor in English from the University of Scranton, Pennsylvania, in 2003. During college, she was awarded an academic Deanís Scholarship and the 2003 Charles Volpe Political Science Scholarship. She earned membership in the National Association of Collegiate Scholars, Alpha Delta Lamda Honor Society, Pi Sigma Alpha Honor Society, Sigma Tau Delta Honor Society and Pi Gamma Mu Honor Society, and she was on the Deanís List each semester. She was employed by the pre-trial services department of the U.S. Probation Office and completed an internship with the U.S. Attorneyís Office, both for the Middle District of Pennsylvania.
Ms. Jayson received a Juris Doctor degree from Villanova University School of Law, Pennsylvania, in 2007. During law school, she participated in the Reimels Moot Court Competition and served as a judicial extern to the Honorable A. Richard Caputo, U.S. District Judge for the Middle District of Pennsylvania.
Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Jayson served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable William R. Carpenter in the Montgomery County Court of Common Pleas of Pennsylvania. She also practiced law for a mid-sized insurance defense litigation firm in Philadelphia.
Ms. Jayson is admitted to the Supreme Courts of Pennsylvania and New Jersey, as well as several federal courts. She also regularly sits as an arbitrator in the Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas.