Jason de Bretteville

Chair, Litigation Department
  • (949) 725-4100
  • (424) 744-4166

  • June 2019

    Eight Stradling Attorneys Named To 2019 Super Lawyers List

    Stradling Yocca Carlson & Rauth is pleased to announce that 8 of its lawyers have been named to the 2019 Southern California Super Lawyers List.
  • May 2019

    Legal 500 Recognizes Stradling’s Securities Litigation, M&A, and Venture Capital Practice Groups

    Stradling’s Securities Litigation, M&A, and Venture Capital practice groups were ranked in the newly released 2019 edition of The Legal 500 United States, published on May 29. Shareholders John Cannon, Kathleen Marcus, Jason de Bretteville, Mark Skaist, Ryan Azlein, and Amit Singh were individually commended for their work. The Legal 500 is an independent guide, and firms and individuals are recommended purely on merit. It is widely acknowledged as the world’s largest legal referral guide, with analysis of law firm capabilities extending to 107 jurisdictions around the globe.

    The Securities Litigation practice was described as “outstanding - a smaller firm that always provides timely, practical advice.” The group also received high marks for having 'tons of experience in high-profile matters, which it can do with a smaller team of high-quality lawyers .” The group’s lawyers are further described as “personable and hands-on partners who match up well with lawyers from bigger firms.” Clients praised John Cannon, the Securities Litigation practice chair, for being “creative and solutions-driven, with exemplary technical aptitude.” The Venture Capital team received high marks for being “business-oriented, direct, efficient, and commercially minded.”
  • August 2018

    Best Lawyers Names 10 Stradling Attorneys for 2019

    Best Lawyers has named 10 Stradling partners to its 2019 list of Best Lawyers in America. The annual recognition of leading lawyers is based on a rigorous, national peer-review survey involving more than five million evaluations.
  • May 2018

    Securities Litigation & M&A Practice Groups Receive National Recognition from Legal500

    Stradling’s Securities Litigation and M&A practice groups were ranked in the newly released 2018 edition of The Legal 500 United States, published on May 30. This marks the first time the M&A practice has been ranked in the Middle Market (sub $500 million) category, and the second year in a row the securities litigation practice secured a spot in the table. Litigation shareholders John Cannon, Kathleen Marcus, and Jason de Bretteville, and corporate shareholders Chris Ivey, Mark Skaist, and Ryan Azlein were individually commended for their work.
  • January 2018

    10 Stradling Attorneys Named to 2018 Super Lawyers List

    Stradling is pleased to announce that 10 of its lawyers have been recognized as 2018 Super Lawyers.
  • September 2017

    Equifax Execs Sold Shares Before the Hack was Announced – But Was it Insider Trading?

    Newport Beach-based shareholder Jason de Bretteville, chair of Stradling’s White Collar Criminal Defense practice group, and co-chair of the firm’s Enforcement Defense & Investigations practice group, was quoted in a Los Angeles Times article, regarding whether or not three Equifax executives, one of which includes its chief financial officer, engaged in insider trading when they sold thousands of shares after the company discovered a massive security breach.