Elected Member

Jonathan S. Massey

Washington, DC
Massey & Gail LLP
Harvard College
Harvard Law School

Jonathan Massey is a Founding Partner at Massey & Gail LLP. He has over three decades of experience representing clients in high-stakes matters involving complex legal questions before trial and appellate courts and regulatory agencies.  He clerked for Justice William J. Brennan, Jr. (1989 Term) and Judge Abner J. Mikva of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit (1988-1989). 

Jonathan has argued over 60 cases in federal and state courts, including three in the U.S. Supreme Court. He has filed briefs in dozens of other matters, including more than 90 in the U.S. Supreme Court alone. In addition, he has represented clients before the U.S. Department of Justice, Federal Communications Commission, Federal Trade Commission, Environmental Protection Agency, and other federal agencies.  He also counsels clients on key business issues in a wide range of non-litigation contexts. 

His experience spans antitrust, bankruptcy, telecommunications, securities, financial services, intellectual property, tax, environmental law, civil procedure, and constitutional questions.  His clients have included many leading business corporations, former Vice President Al Gore (in Bush v. Gore), Members of Congress, U.S. states, foreign countries, and Harvard, Yale, and Princeton universities. 

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Areas of Expertise
Appellate Practice & Procedure (Litigation)
Regulatory Law (Administrative Law)