Compelling Results. Exceptional Attention.
Compelling Results.
Exceptional Attention.
A Boutique Litigation Firm Providing Sophisticated
Representation for Complex Disputes.
Jason A. McNeill

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JASON A. MCNEILL is a trial lawyer and a founding partner of McNeill Von Maack. 

Since 2002, Mr. McNeill has successfully represented clients in complex commercial matters, obtaining notable verdicts and settlements in the courtroom and arbitration.  Mr. McNeill is licensed to practice law in Utah and Nevada, where his law practice spans all areas of commercial law, including trademark infringement, copyright infringement, patent infringement, trade secret misappropriation, unfair competition, partnership disputes, contract law, intentional torts, real estate disputes, construction litigation, government contracting disputes, and other commercial matters.

Mr. McNeill is AV rated by Martindale-Hubble’s (TM) peer review ratings, the highest peer rating an attorney can receive.  Mr. McNeill is also rated a "Preeminent" lawyer by the Martindale-Hubbell (TM) client review ratings, the highest rating a client can give an attorney.  Mr. McNeill has also been routinely voted by his peers as one of Utah's Legal Elite, as published in Utah Business Magazine.  Mr. McNeill is a member of the David K. Watkiss-Sutherland II Inn of Court, and a member of the J. Reuben Clark Law Society.

Areas Of Practice

  • Complex Civil Litigation / Commercial Litigation
  • State / Federal Trial and Appellate Practice
  • Intellectual Property Litigation
  • Trade Secret misappropriation
  • Trademark Infringement
  • Trade Dress Infringement
  • Patent Infringement
  • Copyright Infringement
  • Partnership Disputes
  • Business Disputes
  • Contract Disputes
  • Restrictive Covenants / Non-Compete Litigation
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Employer / Employee Litigation
  • Business Torts
  • Unfair Competition
  • Uniform Commercial Code
  • Construction Litigation
  • Government Contracts
  • 8(a) Program / SDVOSB and SBA set aside contracts
  • Federal Acquisition Regulations
  • Government Debarments / Suspensions / Show Cause Proceedings
  • False Claims Act
  • Deceptive Trade Practices
  • Creditor Rights
  • Federal and State Appellate Practice

Bar Admissions

  • Utah, 2003
  • Nevada, 2002
  • U.S. District Court District of Utah, 2003
  • U.S. District Court District of Nevada, 2002
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit, 2009
  • U.S. District Court District of Colorado, 2013
  • U.S. District Court District of New Mexico, 2019

Education

  • University of San Diego School of Law, San Diego, California
    • J.D. - 2002
    • Honors: cum laude
  • Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark Law School, Provo, Utah
    • 2001 - 2002
  • University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah
    • B.S. - 1998
    • Major: Finance

Representative Cases

  • Elliot Collins v. Toyakoi Ventures, LLC et al. (Won $904,000 Jury Verdict after 2-Week Trial in complex business dispute including breach of contract, tortious interference and defamation), 2019, 2nd Jud. Dist. Ct.
  • S.C. Johnson & Son , Inc. v. Nutraceutical Corporation and NutraMarks, Inc., 2019 WL 1320313, 2019, E.D. Wis., No. 11-CV-861-PP
  • Fluent Home Ltd, No. 2:18-CV-00570 TC, 2019 WL 1002365 (D. Utah Mar. 1, 2019) (Trade Secret Misappropriation case involving a proprietary alarm system)
  • Cornaby's LLC v. Carnet, LLC, reconsideration denied, 0462JNPDBP, 2017 WL 4772416 (D. Utah Oct. 20, 2017) (trademark infringement dispute), 2017 WL 3503669, at *1, 2017, D. Utah, No. 214CV00462JNPDBP
  • Nutraceutical Corp. v. Affordable Nats., LLC, 2017 WL 4564739, 2017, E.D. Wis. , No. 11-CV-861-PP
  • Cornaby's LLC v. Carnet, LLC, (trademark infringement dispute), 2017 WL 1437063, at *1, 2017, D. Utah, No. 2:14-CV-00462-JNP
  • Crystal Tones, LLC et al. v. Utz, (Obtained Temporary Restraining Order to recoup $700,000 in company partnership dispute), 2017, 3rd Jud. Dist. Ct., Utah, Civ. Case No. 170902135
  • Garcia v. Unique Auto Body, Inc., (Employment and FLSA dispute), 2016 WL 6603990, at *1, 2016, D. Utah, No. 2:16-CV-848 TS
  • Flowserve US Inc. v. Optimux Controls, LLC, (Misappropriation of trade secrets and breach of contract dispute), 2016 WL 5349729, at *1, 2016, D. Utah, No. 2:13-CV-01073
  • Big Stick Enterprises, LLC v. Daniel C. Copper (Obtained Judgment against Seller to acquire $968,058 and eleven parcels of land for commercial real estate project), 2014, 4th Jud. Dist. Ct.
  • Language People, Inc. v. NexTalk, Inc. et al. (Won $1.4 million arbitration award in complex trade secret dispute for California software company), 2013
  • National Accreditation Alliance of Medical Transport Standards v. Commissions of Accreditation of Medical Transport Systems, (Successfully resolved Copyright Infringement dispute between competing medical transport companies) , 2012, D. Utah, Civ. Case No. 2:12-cv01118
  • MP NexLevel, LLC v. Codale Elec. Supply, Inc., (fiber optic cable construction defect dispute), 2012 WL 2368138, at *1, 2012, D. Utah, No. 2:08-CV-727-CW-PMW
  • MP Nexlevel, LLC v. Codale Elec. Supply, Inc., (fiber optic cable construction defect dispute), 2010 WL 1687985, at *1, 2010, D. Utah, No. 2:08-CV-0727 CW
  • Chung & Associates, Inc. v. Sanders Management Services, Inc., (Won Temporary Restraining Order freezing bank accounts to recoup over $405,000 in an SBA 8(a) Program Government Contracting Dispute), 2010, D. Utah, Civ. Case No. 2:10-cv-165
  • Macris et al. v. Sevea International, Inc., (Obtained $1.3 million judgment against defendant in a company partnership dispute), 2009, 3rd Jud. Dist. Ct., Utah, Case No. 070903010
  • Free Conference Call Holdings, Inc. v. Powerhouse Commc'ns, LLC, 2009 WL 2916749, at *1, 2009, D. Utah, No. 2:07-CV-893-CW
  • ClearOne Commc'ns, Inc. v. Chiang, (misappropriation of software trade secret dispute) , 2009 WL 273325, 2009, D. Utah , No. 2:07-CV-37-TC
  • Clearone Commc'ns, Inc. v. Chiang, (misappropriation of software trade secret dispute), 2008 WL 5449791, 2008, D. Utah, No. 2:07-CV-037 TC-DN
  • Cap Barbell, Inc. adv. Icon Health and Fitness, Inc., (Successfully resolved Trademark Infringement dispute between competing businesses in health and fitness industry), 2007, D. Utah, Civil Case No. 1:07-CV-009
  • Klein-Becker usa, LLC v. Home Shopping Network, Inc., a Delaware corporation, (false advertising dispute), 2005 WL 2265007, 2005, D. Utah, No. 2:05-CV-00200 PGC

Honors and Awards

  • Rated a "Preeminent" Lawyer by Martindale-Hubbell (TM) Client Review Ratings
  • Voted by his Peers as One of Utah's Legal Elite, as Published in Utah Business Magazine
  • Named a Super Lawyer in Mountain States Super Lawyers (TM)
  • American Jurisprudence Award, Property Law, Bankruptcy Law, Internet Law
  • Medal of Excellence Award, American Bankruptcy Institute

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • David K. Watkiss-Sutherland II Inn of Court, Member, 2006
  • J. Reuben Clark Law Society
  • Salt Lake County Bar, Member

Office Location

McNeill | Von Maack
175 South Main Street
Suite 1050
Salt Lake City, UT 84111

Phone: 801-823-6464
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