Jason P. Hipp is an associate in the Litigation Department. Mr. Hipp’s practice focuses on matters involving complex commercial disputes. He has experience with proceedings in federal and state court as well as domestic and international arbitrations. He also maintains an active pro bono practice, which has included representing individuals and organizations in immigration matters, LGBT individuals pursuing constitutional claims, and individual criminal defendants in appellate proceedings.
Mr. Hipp counsels clients through all stages of litigation, from pre-litigation counseling through appeals. He has experience conducting direct and cross-examinations of witnesses, taking and defending depositions, briefing a wide variety of motions, overseeing electronic discovery, and working with expert witnesses. He has handled numerous matters in the New York State Commercial Division and in arbitration proceedings. He has experience managing fast-moving proceedings involving expedited forms of relief, such as motions for preliminary injunctions and temporary restraining orders.
Mr. Hipp is admitted to practice in the state of New York. Prior to attending law school, Mr. Hipp served as grant writer for Hudson Guild, a settlement house providing social services to public housing residents in Manhattan, and worked at the International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission.