Jon has represented newspapers, entertainment and news broadcasters, publishers, universities, nonprofit organizations, and individuals in cases involving a variety of constitutional issues, including free speech rights; the public’s right of access to information; and privacy, defamation and equal protection claims. He is a contributing author to the Survey of Privacy and Related Claims Against the Media, the Massachusetts Tort Handbook, and the Massachusetts Journalists’ Court and Legal Handbook.
Jon’s commercial litigation experience includes representation of financial institutions and private and public companies in multimillion-dollar litigation claims. He has tried and obtained favorable results for clients in purchase price adjustment and complex construction disputes.
Jon has been listed in the Best Lawyers in America, First Amendment practice, for 17 years; is listed in Chambers USA, America’s Leading Business Lawyers, First Amendment Litigation; was named one of the top Massachusetts lawyers four years in a row by Super Lawyers; and was named one of 2008’s Lawyers of the Year by Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly.