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Jason Wasserman


J.D., University of Cincinnati College of Law, 2004

B.S., Miami University, 1998

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice State of Maryland, 2004
District of Columbia, 2006
U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland, 2005
U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, 2006
Jason Wasserman is an experienced litigator, trial attorney, and partner with the firm.  His practice is devoted to the litigation of complex civil cases in State and Federal Courts in Maryland, the District of Columbia, and Nationally.  His litigation practice includes the areas of personal injury, medical malpractice, product liability, business/commercial litigation, and toxic torts, and his diverse clientele range from individuals and small businesses to Fortune 50 Companies.
Professional History
Mr. Wasserman graduated from Miami University in 1998 with degrees in Business and Management Information Systems.  After graduation, he worked as a Senior Consultant and Project Manager for "Big 4" consulting firms and an Internet start-ups, where he implemented and managed business systems for a number of Fortune 10 and Fortune 100 Corporations.  

Mr. Wasserman returned to school to pursue a law degree and in 2004, graduated from the University of Cincinnati College of Law.  After graduating, he returned home to Baltimore to begin his career as an attorney.  Prior to joining Silverman, Thompson, Slutkin & White, he was a civil defense litigator with a large regional law firm.  He represented numerous local and national corporations and insurance companies in the defense of personal injury, mass tort, toxic tort, and product liability claims on a National level, as well as in Maryland, Delaware, and the District of Columbia. 

Mr. Wasserman is also active in the Maryland State Bar Association (MSBA) and the Bar Association for Baltimore City (BABC), where he has held a number of leadership positions and served as a community advocate.  Additionally, he has served as a long-standing member the Executive Council and an Officer for the BABC.  From 2011-2112 he was elected to serve as the President of the BABC’s Young Lawyer’s Division. From 2013-2014 and 2017-2019, he was elected to serve on the Board of Governors for the MSBA.  In addition to his involvement with the BABC, Mr. Wasserman has been heavily involved with the Defense Research Institute (DRI) for a number of years.  He has held several positions within the DRI Young Lawyers’ Committee and presently Chairs the Young Lawyers’ Activities Committee.

Honors and Awards
In 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2013, Mr. Wasserman was recognized as a Maryland Rising Star and from 2014  to 2018 as a Super Lawyer by Super Lawyers magazine in the field of Personal Injury Litigation.  In 2012 he was recognized by the National Trial Lawyers Association as a Top 40 Under 40. In 2015 and 2017, he was nationally ranked as a "Top 10 Attorney" by the National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys. Mr. Wasserman is AV rated by Martindale Hubble, which is the highest possible rating as attorney can receive in both legal ability and ethical standards
Professional & Bar Association Memberships

Defense Research Institute (DRI)
Member Since: 2005
Chair, Product Liability Webinar Committee (2014-Present)
Chair, Long Range Planning Committee (2014-2015)
Chair, Young Lawyers’ Activities Committee (2012– 2014)
Chair, Young Lawyers’ Supreme Court Committee (2011 – 2012)
Chair, Young Lawyers’ Members Committee (2009 – 2011)
Chair, Young Lawyers' State & Local Defense Liaison (SLDO) Committee (2007 – 2009)
Young Lawyers’ Steering Committee (2007 – Present)

Bar Association of Baltimore City
Member Since: 2006
MSBA Board of Governors Representative (2013-2014; 2017- Present)
Chair, Technology Committee (2014-2015)
Past President/Officer, Young Lawyers’ Division (2012 – Present)
President , Young Lawyers’ Division (2011 – 2012)
Officer (2010 – 2012)
Executive Council ( 2009 – 2013 )
Trustee, Baltimore City Bar Foundation (2011 – Present)
Chair Elect, Young Lawyers’ Division (2010 – 2011)
Elected Member, Young Lawyers' Division (2009 – 2010)

Maryland Defense Counsel

Maryland State Bar Association
Member Since: 2004
Board of Governors (2013-2014; 2017- Present)
Delegate, Bar Associations Insurance Trust/Agency (2011 – 2012)
MD State Delegate to the ABA – Young Lawyer’s Division (2012)

American Bar Association
Member Since: 2004
MD State Delegate to the ABA – Young Lawyer’s Division (2012)

Maryland Association for Justice
Member Since: 20096