Jason Y. Wu

Associate

Overview

Jason Y. Wu is an associate with Foley & Lardner LLP, where he is a member of the firm’s Business Litigation & Dispute Resolution Practice. Mr. Wu originally joined Foley in 2015 as a summer associate in charge of conducting research and preparing memoranda and briefs in health care, breach of contract, and labor and employment cases.

In addition to working at Foley, he was a legal extern for the National Asian American Coalition, where he worked in the areas of antitrust, consumer protection, and utility ratemaking with respect to the proposed Comcast-Time Warner Cable merger, the proposed Sysco-US Foods merger, and the FTC investigation into T-Mobile’s cramming practices. Prior to pursuing a career in the legal industry, Mr. Wu was a campaign manager responsible for generating support, drafting letters to local businesses and voters, and managing the budget for a city council election.

Education

Mr. Wu earned his law degree from the University of California, Berkeley, School of Law (J.D., 2016), where he was a trial team member for the Berkeley Law Board of Advocates and online editor of the California Law Review. He won first place in the 2014 Tournament of Champions, first place in the 2015 National Civil Trial Competition, and was awarded the Anthony F. Dragonette Award in Civil Trial Practice. Mr. Wu also attended the University of California, Berkeley for his undergraduate studies in political science and music (B.A., magna cum laude, 2013).

Languages

Mr. Wu is conversational in Spanish and Cantonese (standard and Taishan dialects).

Admissions

Mr. Wu is admitted to practice law in California.