Jason de Bretteville

Chair of White Collar Criminal Defense Practice
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Jason de Bretteville is chair of Stradling's white collar criminal defense practice.

Mr. de Bretteville’s practice focuses on matters involving white collar defense, enforcement, complex business litigation, and securities litigation. He has successfully tried cases, obtained summary judgments, dismissals, jury verdicts, and settlements for companies.

Featured Experience

  • In re Public Pharmaceutical Company

    Representing a public pharmaceutical company in connection with parallel derivative and securities class action litigation as well as related regulatory inquiries.
  • In re Securities Fraud Indictment

    Defending an investor against criminal charges of securities fraud and stock manipulation brought in the Central District of California.
  • In re Mining Company

    Representing foreign investors asserting civil fraud and other claims against the operator of a coal mine in Arkansas.


  • University of Michigan, J.D., 1997, cum laude
  • Pomona College, B.A., 1992, cum laude

Bar Admissions

  • California

Court Admissions

  • United States District Court – Central District of California
  • United States District Court – Northern District of California
  • United States District Court – Southern District of California
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit