Jason Sampson’s practice focuses on commercial litigation and representing financial institutions, nontraditional lenders and a multitude of corporate entities. Jason has substantial litigation experience in Florida and US courts in protection and enforcement of creditors’ rights including complex commercial foreclosures, loan workouts and loan sales. He counsels US-based and international financial institutions and insurance companies. Jason’s experience includes complex commercial litigation, banking law, business law, construction law, appellate matters, mergers and acquisitions, employment law, land use and zoning law, and real estate litigation and transactions.
He is a member of the Legislative Subcommittee and the Mortgage Law Committee for the Real Property Probate and Trust Law Section of The Florida Bar, and a member of The Florida Bar’s Trial Lawyer Section and Young Lawyers Division. He also is a member of the American Bar Association and the Hillsborough County Bar Association. He is a former member of the Hillsborough County Land Use Appeals Board.
- Representing an international financial institution in a US$32 million commercial foreclosure, Chapter 11 bankruptcy and loan workout.
- Successfully pursuing a collection action against a China-based firm (without any US assets) and obtaining payment in excess of face amount of judgment to cover payment of principal, costs and attorneys’ fees on behalf of a hedge fund client.
- Providing counsel to an international financial institution in the sale of various multimillion dollar loan facilities.
- Representing a financial institution throughout the initial action to obtain judgment of more than US$4.5 million, obtaining an assignment for the benefit of creditors and successfully defending four appellate proceedings.
Studium und Ausbildung
Seton Hall University, J.D.,
notes editor, Legislative Bureau Journal, 1999Syracuse University, B.A., 1996
U.S. Dist. Ct., Middle Dist. of Florida
U.S. Dist. Ct., Dist. of Massachusetts