Jonathan M. Jackson joined Bird Marella in 2019 and focuses his practice on complex commercial and intellectual property litigation.
Jonathan has successfully represented clients in a variety of high-stakes matters in state and federal court, at both the trial and appellate level, in commercial arbitration proceedings, and before the United States Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO). He has worked on a broad spectrum of litigation matters including patent and trade secret litigation, trademark and copyright disputes, defending and asserting claims brought under the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act (RICO), commercial contract litigation, real estate disputes, unfair competition claims, and a variety of business torts.
Prior to joining the firm, Jonathan practiced for several years at Latham & Watkins LLP as a litigation associate. He served as a law clerk to the Honorable Carlos T. Bea of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and the Honorable Stephen V. Wilson of the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California. Jonathan received his J.D. from the University of California, Los Angeles School of Law, where he graduated first in his class and served as the managing editor of the UCLA Law Review.
Education & Admissions
- University of California, Los Angeles School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, UCLA Law Review, 2007
- Stanford University, B.S., 1996
- California, 2007
News & Insights
Bird Marella Obtains Preliminary Injunction in a Mobile App Technology Trade Secrets Action
Bird Marella attorneys Ekwan Rhow, Grace Kang, Jon Jackson, and Aharon Kaslow obtained a preliminary injunction in a mobile app technology trade secrets action in the Northern District …
Tuesday, August 3, 2021Go to the post
Bird Marella Files Amicus Brief for Nation’s Largest Labor Union to Ensure Employment Rights for Television Series Regulars
Attorneys Ron Nessim, Tom Freeman, Ashley Bowman, and Jon Jackson were co-counsel to the Screen Actors Guild – American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (SAG-AFTRA) and assisted …
Friday, January 8, 2021Go to the post
Bird Marella Featured in Daily Journal’s Verdicts and Settlements
Bird Marella was recently featured in the Daily Journal’s Verdicts and Settlements in California for its victory in KST Data, Inc. v. Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation. Representing plaintiff …
Friday, July 31, 2020Go to the post
Bird Marella Prevails at Trial for KST Data Inc. in Breach of Contract Suit
Attorneys Gary Lincenberg, Nicole Rodriguez Van Dyk, Ashley Bowman and Jonathan Jackson prevailed in a federal bench trial, winning a multimillion-dollar judgment against Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation for client, KST …
Wednesday, June 17, 2020Go to the post