Jason R. Engel


District of ColumbiaMaryland


District of Columbia

1233 20th St. NW

Washington, DC 20036

Maryland - Baltimore

711 St. Paul St.

Baltimore, MD 21202

Maryland - Annapolis

One Park Pl.

Annapolis, MD 21401

Practice Areas

Alternative Dispute Resolution

Class Actions, Collective Actions, and Mass Torts




Premises Liability

Product Liability




Jason is a Partner based in the firm’s Washington, D.C., and Annapolis offices. Jason joined the firm in 2006. Jason has vast experience in all aspects of litigation and practices in the areas of premises liability, medical malpractice, prisoner litigation, professional liability, fraud, construction defect litigation, products liability, contract disputes, Title IX, and employment related matters. Jason’s career has been entirely dedicated to litigation. He has taken countless depositions, has argued hundreds of motions, has served as lead counsel in jury trials in various jurisdictions as well as bench trials and binding arbitrations, and has handled appeals in multiple jurisdictions.

While in law school, Jason served on Maryland’s Moot Court Board as the Vice President/Treasurer. Upon graduation from law school through 2006, Jason worked at a law firm in Baltimore, Maryland where he represented plaintiffs as lead trial counsel in various personal injury matters at the administrative, trial, and appellate court levels. Jason’s experience in representing plaintiffs during the outset of his career has helped make him an effective defense attorney because he has viewed claims from both sides.

Court Admissions

  • District of Columbia
  • Maryland
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland

Notable Matters

  • Prevailed in three-week medical malpractice trial in the Circuit Court for Baltimore City
  • Prevailed in two-week medical malpractice trial in the Circuit Court for Prince George’s County
  • Prevailed in four-day bench trial on an employment matter
  • Prevailed in multiple jury trials in the Circuit Court for Baltimore City regarding alleged work-related injuries
  • Prevailed in jury trial in the Circuit Court for Montgomery County regarding alleged work-related injuries
  • Prevailed in binding arbitration in a construction litigation case
  • Prevailed as pro bono counsel in a bench trial in D.C. Superior Court involving a landlord-tenant dispute
  • Prevailed in litigating an estates and trusts dispute
  • Prevailed defending college professor in Title IX hearing
  • Prevailed in hundreds of administrative hearings
  • Prevailed on dozens of Motions for Summary Judgment


  • University of Maryland School of Law, J.D., 2002
  • Rutgers University, Rutgers College, B.S. with honors, 1999

Professional & Community Affiliations

  • Maryland State Bar Association
  • Maryland-District of Columbia Association of Healthcare Risk Managers
  • National Retail and Restaurant Defense Association Presenter (2019)