Jason Wallach is an attorney with long and deep experience in efficiently solving business and corporate problems with legal and practical solutions.  While litigation and bankruptcy are often needed, Jason also solves or mitigates these problems through well-thought-out contracts, properly-formed entities, consensual workouts, mediated settlements, well-informed defaults, asset divestitures, and other creative solutions.  His experience encompasses all these solutions, before and after problems arise or on an ongoing or preventive basis.

Jason has successfully addressed, avoided, or ameliorated problems involving a wide range of financial, industrial, entertainment, agricultural, health care, professional, and other service companies and individuals, including representation of public and private companies and individuals, based in the United States and internationally.
Professional recognitions include being recognized as a Southern California Super Lawyer each year since 2005 and being rated “AV,” the highest rating, by Martindale-Hubbell.

Jason’s professional leadership and service activities include chairing the Commercial Law & Bankruptcy Section, the Pro Bono Bankruptcy Committee, and the Remedies Section of the Los Angeles County Bar Association.  He has lectured in multiple Continuing Legal Education programs under the auspices of the Los Angeles County Bar Association and the Beverly Hills Bar Association.  This leadership and service led to receiving the William J. Lasarow Award for Pro Bono Service, the Public Counsel Law Center Advocate of the Year Award, and annual Certificates of Appreciation from the United States District Court and Bankruptcy Court for his volunteer mediation of disputes referred by the Courts.

Education

J.D., New York University School of Law
B.A., University of Pennsylvania

Bar & Professional Memberships

The State Bar of California
The American Bar Association
New York State Bar Association
Los Angeles County Bar Association
United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
United States Court of Appeals, Second Circuit
United States District Court, Central District of California
United States District Court, Eastern District of California
United States District Court, Northern District of California
United States District Court, Southern District of California
United States District Court, Eastern District of New York
United States District Court, Southern District of New York
Los Angeles Bankruptcy Forum
Financial Lawyers Conference
Central District Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys Association

Practice Areas

Litigation

Gipson Hoffman & Pancione founder, Robert E. “Reg” Gipson, thanks the many Southern California attorneys and clients who have sent their congratulations to the firm for once again seeing several of its lawyers honored as “Super Lawyers,” a designation reserved for the top 5% of candidates receiving votes.
Gipson Hoffman & Pancione’s Litigation Group provided some holiday cheer to its clients in the form of an appellate victory in litigation over a real estate transaction.  In Andrews v. Alesso, the California Court of Appeal for the Second District affirmed a trial court’s ruling from 2016 to the effect that the firm’s clients had not withheld material facts about the home they sold to the…