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Jason M. Short
Lawyer
New York
800 Third Avenue
New York, New York 10022
+1 212 488 1252
New York
800 Third Avenue
New York, New York 10022
+1 212 488 1252

Jason Short represents clients involved in government investigations, regulatory enforcement, and related civil litigation, with a particular focus on the financial services and pharmaceutical industries.

Prior to joining Kobre & Kim, Mr. Short clerked for the Honorable Richard M. Berman of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York. Earlier in his career, he practiced at Kaye Scholer LLP.

Admissions

  • New York
  • U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York

Education

  • Columbia Law School, JD
  • Washington University in Saint Louis, BA

Clerkships

  • Honorable Richard M. Berman, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York

Select Engagements

  • Representation of Jho Low, an international businessman, in legal matters arising out of the "1MDB" matter, which involve civil asset forfeiture proceedings brought by the U.S. Department of Justice, as well as additional legal action from authorities located in Singapore, Switzerland and various other countries.
  • Representation of NTT DoCoMo Inc., Japan’s predominant mobile telephone provider, in enforcing a US $1.2 billion London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) arbitration award against Tata Sons Ltd., the holding company for India’s top business conglomerate Tata Group, and culminating in a settlement involving full payment of the award to NTT DoCoMo.
  • Representation of a pharmaceutical company against claims brought by a qui tam relator involving allegations of healthcare fraud and violations of anti-kickback statutes.
  • Representation of a pharmaceutical company in a series of pricing fraud actions brought by state attorneys general, including New York and California.
 

Credentials

Admissions

  • New York
  • U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York

Education

  • Columbia Law School, JD
  • Washington University in Saint Louis, BA

Clerkships

  • Honorable Richard M. Berman, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York

Engagements

  • Representation of Jho Low, an international businessman, in legal matters arising out of the "1MDB" matter, which involve civil asset forfeiture proceedings brought by the U.S. Department of Justice, as well as additional legal action from authorities located in Singapore, Switzerland and various other countries.
  • Representation of NTT DoCoMo Inc., Japan’s predominant mobile telephone provider, in enforcing a US $1.2 billion London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) arbitration award against Tata Sons Ltd., the holding company for India’s top business conglomerate Tata Group, and culminating in a settlement involving full payment of the award to NTT DoCoMo.
  • Representation of a pharmaceutical company against claims brought by a qui tam relator involving allegations of healthcare fraud and violations of anti-kickback statutes.
  • Representation of a pharmaceutical company in a series of pricing fraud actions brought by state attorneys general, including New York and California.