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Jack Williams

 

Biography

Jack Williams represents companies and financial institutions in complex commercial disputes in state and federal courts. His practice has included matters regarding non-competition provisions, non-solicitation provisions, trade secrets, consumer class actions, landlord-tenant class actions, unfair business practice claims, corporate investigations, and disputes involving sophisticated financial products.

Education

  • University of California, Irvine School of Law, Irvine, California
    • Juris Doctor - 2015
    • Honors: cum laude
    • Honors: Faculty Awards (highest performance in a course) in Statutory Analysis (Criminal Law), Procedural Analysis (Federal Civil Procedure), and International Law
    • Honors: Dean's Awards (second highest performance in a course) in Regulatory Theory and Private Business Associations
  • University of California, Irvine, Irvine, California
    • B.A.
    • Honors: summa cum laude
    • Honors: GPA 4.0
    • Honors: Chancellor's Award of Distinction (2012) for "exceptional academic achievement, and a commitment to cutting-edge research, leadership and service to UCI"
    • Honors: Phi Beta Kappa
    • Major: Mid-East History

Bar Admission

  • California
  • U.S. District Court Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of California

Representative Cases

  • Vistage Worldwide, Inc. v. Knudsen (S.D. Cal.)
  • Direct List v. Vistage International, Inc. (S.D. Cal.)

Pro-Bono Activities

  • Board Member, Veterans Legal Institute, Orange County California

Public Service

  • Corporal, United States Marine Corps, 2nd Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment (2006–2010)