Jason W. Grams is a partner of Lamson, Dugan & Murray, LLP. Jason advises businesses and individuals in complex litigation matters, predominantly in the federal courts. Jason represents clients in the transportation, energy, food safety, insurance, financial and business services industries in business disputes, federal administrative and regulatory actions, environmental, employment, and general litigation cases, and accounting, legal, and medical malpractice matters.
Prior to joining the firm, Jason served as a law clerk to Chief Judge William Jay Riley of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit and to Senior Judge Lyle E. Strom of the United States District Court for the District of Nebraska. He regularly serves as local counsel in these courts and is the Nebraska delegate to the Eighth Circuit Federal Advisory Committee.
Jason graduated with high distinction from the University of Nebraska College of Law (Order of the Coif, Order of the Barristers). In law school, he was an executive editor of the Nebraska Law Review, a member of the national moot court team, and winner of numerous scholarships and awards. Before law school, he was a senior-level manager in the marketing services industry.
Jason is admitted to practice in the State courts of Nebraska and Iowa, the U.S. District Courts for the District of Nebraska, the Northern District of Iowa, and the Southern District of Iowa, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit, and the Supreme Court of the United States. He is a member of the Omaha Bar Association, Nebraska State Bar Association (house of delegates 2013-present; leadership academy 2013-14), Iowa State Bar Association, American Bar Association, the National Association of Railroad Trial Counsel and the Robert M. Spire American Inn of Court (president 2014-15).