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Jason Monroe Murray

Franchising Attorney at Miami, FL

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  • State Years
    Dist. of Columbia - DC 30 years
    Florida - FL 32 years
  • Licensed for 30 years
    State DC
    Acquired 1994
    Status
    Good Standing No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 32 years
    State FL
    Acquired 1991
    Status
    Member in Good Standing No misconduct found

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Location

K&L Gates
200 South Biscayne Boulevard
Suite 3900
Miami, FL, 33131

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AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Partner
  • K&L Gates LLP
  • 2020 - Present
  • President and Chief Executive Officer
  • Murray Law, P.A.
  • 2012 - Present
  • Shareholder, Franchise & Distribution Group Leader
  • Gunster Yoakley & Stewart, PA
  • 2018 - 2020
  • Shareholder
  • Carlton Fields, P.A.
  • 1997 - 2012
  • Associate
  • Morgan Lewis & Bockius
  • 1992 - 1997
  • Judicial Law Clerk for The Honorable Joseph W. Hatchett
  • United States Court Of Appeals, 11th Circuit
  • 1991 - 1992
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Education

  • University of Virginia School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1991
  • Duke University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1988

Associations

  • American Bar Foundation
  • Fellow
  • 2011 - Present
  • American Law Institute
  • Member
  • 2005 - Present
  • American Bar Association, Forum on Franchising
  • Member
  • 1994 - Present
  • Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce, Leadership Miami Alumni
  • Member
  • N/A
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida
  • Member
  • N/A
  • American Bar Association, Litigation Section
  • Member
  • N/A
  • American Bar Association, Intellectual Property Law Section, Franchising Committee
  • Member
  • N/A
  • National Bar Association, Commercial Law Section
  • Member
  • N/A
  • National Bar Association, Minority Partners in Majority Law Firms Division
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Florida State Bar Association, Equal Opportunities Law
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Florida State Bar Association, Trial Lawyers Section
  • Member
  • N/A
  • National Bar Association, Virgil Hawkins Florida Chapter
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Dade County Bar Association
  • President
  • 2015 - 2016
  • Dade County Bar Association
  • President-Elect
  • 2014 - 2015
  • Dade County Bar Association
  • Vice President
  • 2013 - 2014
  • American Bar Association, Forum on Franchising
  • Franchise Law Journal, Topics and Articles Editor
  • 2013 - 2016
  • Dade County Bar Association
  • Secretary
  • 2012 - 2013
  • Dade County Bar Association
  • Treasurer
  • 2011 - 2012
  • Florida Bar, Grievance Committe B
  • Chairman
  • 2010 - 2012
  • United States District Court, Southern District of Florida Federal Magistrate Judge Merit Selection Panel
  • Member
  • 2010 - 2010
  • American Bar Association, Forum on Franchising
  • Diversity Caucus Steering Committee
  • 2010 - 2013
  • Florida Bar, Business Law Section, Antitrust, Franchise and Trade Regulations Committee
  • Chairman
  • 2009 - 2011
  • Florida Bar, Grievance Committe B
  • Member
  • 2009 - 2010
  • Eleventh Judicial Circuit of Florida, Ad Hoc Committee on Complex Business Litigation Section
  • Member
  • 2006 - 2008
  • Florida Supreme Court Task Force on Management of Cases Involving Complex Litigation
  • Member
  • 2006 - 2009
  • American Bar Association, Forum on Franchising
  • The Franchise Lawyer, Associate Editor
  • 2005 - 2008
  • United States District Court, Southern District of Florida Ad Hoc Committee on Attorney Admissions, Peer Review and Attorney Grievance
  • Member
  • 2003 - 2005
  • Florida Bar, Business Law Section, Antitrust, Franchise and Trade Regulations Committee
  • Chairman
  • 2003 - 2004
  • Miami-Dade County Black Affairs Advisory Board
  • Board Member
  • 2002 - 2004
  • Florida Bar, Business Law Section
  • Executive Council
  • 2002 - 2012
  • Florida Bar, Business Law Section, Antitrust, Franchise and Trade Regulations Committee
  • Vice-Chair
  • 2002 - 2003
  • Dade County Bar Association, Membership Committee
  • Member
  • 2001 - 2002
  • Dade County Bar Association, By-laws Committee
  • Chairman
  • 2001 - 2002
  • Wilkie D. Ferguson, Jr. Bar Association, Elections Committee
  • Chairman
  • 2001 - 2002
  • Wilkie D. Ferguson , Jr. Bar Association
  • Past President
  • 2001 - 2002
  • Wilkie D. Ferguson, Jr. Bar Association
  • President
  • 2000 - 2001
  • Dade County Bar Association, Judicial Issues Committee
  • Chairman
  • 2000 - 2001
  • American Bar Association, Litigation Section
  • Litigation Magazine, Associate Editor
  • 2000 - 2006
  • Dade County Bar Association, The Bulletin Editorial Board
  • Board Member
  • 1999 - 2001
  • Wilkie D. Ferguson, Jr. Bar Association
  • President-Elect
  • 1999 - 2000
  • Wilkie D. Ferguson, Jr. Bar Association
  • Executive Committee
  • 1999 - 2002
  • Wilkie D. Ferguson, Jr. Bar Association, By-laws Committee
  • Chairman
  • 1999 - 2000
  • Wilkie D. Ferguson, Jr. Bar Association, Scholarship Selection & Banquet Committee
  • Chairman
  • 1999 - 2000
  • Dade County Bar Association
  • Executive Committee
  • 1998 - 2001
  • Dade County Bar Association
  • Board of Directors
  • 1998 - 2001
  • Miami Midnight Basketball League, Inc
  • Board of Directors
  • 1995 - 1997
  • Miami Midnight Basketball League, Inc, Executive Cabinet
  • Chairman
  • 1995 - 1997
  • Miami Midnight Basketball League, Inc
  • President
  • 1995 - 1997
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • AV Preeminent Rating
  • Martindale-Hubbell®
  • 2020
  • Recognition
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2020
  • Recognition
  • Florida Super Lawyers
  • 2019
  • Legal Eagle
  • Franchise Times
  • 2019
  • AV Preeminent Rating
  • Martindale-Hubbell®
  • 2019
  • 2019 Franchise Law "Lawyer of the Year" award in Miami
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2019
  • Recognition
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2019
  • Recognition
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2018
  • AV Preeminent Rating
  • Martindale-Hubbell®
  • 2018
  • Recognition
  • Florida Super Lawyers
  • 2018
  • Legal Eagle
  • Franchise Times
  • 2018
  • Recognition
  • Florida Super Lawyers
  • 2017
  • Legal Eagle
  • Franchise Times
  • 2017
  • AV Preeminent Rating
  • Martindale-Hubbell®
  • 2017
  • Recognition
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2017
  • Recognition
  • Florida Super Lawyers
  • 2016
  • Distinguished Honoree Award
  • Wilkie. D. Ferguson, Jr. Bar Association
  • 2016
  • AV Preeminent Rating
  • Martindale-Hubbell®
  • 2016
  • Legal Eagle
  • Franchise Times
  • 2016
  • Recognition
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2016
  • AV Preeminent Rating
  • Martindale-Hubbell®
  • 2015
  • Legal Eagle
  • Franchise Times
  • 2015
  • Recognition
  • Florida Super Lawyers
  • 2015
  • Recognition
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2015
  • Recognition
  • Florida Super Lawyers
  • 2014
  • AV Preeminent Rating
  • Martindale-Hubbell®
  • 2014
  • Legal Eagle
  • Franchise Times
  • 2014
  • Recognition
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2014
  • Recognition
  • Florida Super Lawyers
  • 2013
  • Legal Eagle
  • Franchise Times
  • 2013
  • 2013 Franchise Law "Lawyer of the Year" award in Miami
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2013
  • AV Preeminent Rating
  • Martindale-Hubbell®
  • 2013
  • Recognition
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2013
  • AV Preeminent Rating
  • Martindale-Hubbell®
  • 2012
  • Legal Eagle
  • Franchise Times
  • 2012
  • Recognition
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2012
  • Legal Eagle
  • Franchise Times
  • 2011
  • Recognition
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2011
  • AV Preeminent Rating
  • Martindale-Hubbell®
  • 2011
  • Recognition
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2010
  • AV Preeminent Rating
  • Martindale-Hubbell®
  • 2010
  • AV Preeminent Rating
  • Martindale-Hubbell®
  • 2009
  • Recognition
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2009
  • Recognition
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2008
  • Diversity Officer Leadership Award
  • Diversity Best Practices
  • 2008
  • AV Preeminent Rating
  • Martindale-Hubbell®
  • 2008
  • Recognition
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2007
  • AV Preeminent Rating
  • Martindale-Hubbell®
  • 2007
  • Recognition
  • Florida Super Lawyers
  • 2006
  • AV Preeminent Rating
  • Martindale-Hubbell®
  • 2006
  • Recognition
  • United Who's Who
  • 2006
  • AV Preeminent Rating
  • Martindale-Hubbell®
  • 2005
  • AV Preeminent Rating
  • Martindale-Hubbell®
  • 2004
  • Recognition as one of Florida's Legal Elite
  • Florida Trend Magazine
  • 2004
  • AV Preeminent Rating
  • Martindale-Hubbell®
  • 2003
  • Diversity and Gender Sensitivity Award
  • The Florida Bar Young Lawyers Division
  • 2003
  • AV Preeminent Rating
  • Martindale-Hubbell®
  • 2002
  • Hotshots Under 40
  • Franchise Times Magazine
  • 2001
  • Recognition as one of Florida's Top Lawyers
  • Miami Metro Magazine
  • 2001
  • People to Watch in 2001
  • Miami Herald
  • 2001
  • AV Preeminent Rating
  • Martindale-Hubbell®
  • 2001
  • Twelve Good Men 2001
  • Ronald McDonald House
  • 2001
  • Pro Bono Service Award
  • Eleventh Judicial Circuit and the Dade County Bar Association
  • 1999
  • Pro Bono Service Award
  • Eleventh Judicial Circuit and the Dade County Bar Association
  • 1995
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Publications

  • Franchise Law Journal (ABA)
  • Franchising & Distribution Currents
  • 2015
  • Franchise Law Journal (ABA)
  • Franchising & Distribution Currents
  • 2014
  • Covenants Against Competition in Franchise Agreements, Third Edition
  • Florida
  • 2012
  • Franchise Law Journal (ABA)
  • Covenants Not to Compete and Nonsignatories: Enjoining Unfair Conspiracies
  • 2006
  • Litigation Journal (ABA)
  • White Ritual & Black Magic: Playing the Race Card
  • 2004
  • Covenants Against Competition in Franchise Agreements, Second Edition
  • Florida
  • 2003
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Speaking Engagements

  • 39th Annual American Bar Association, Forum on Franchising Meeting
  • Good Faith and Fair Dealing -- Alive and Well or is it a Matter of Business Judgment?
  • 2016
  • International Franchise Association 44th Annual Legal Symposium
  • Game Changers: New Laws Affecting Franchise Systems in 2011
  • 2011
  • Fundamentals of Franchising
  • Antitrust Aspects of Franchise & Distribution Relationships
  • 2011
  • 34th Annual Forum on Franchising
  • The Fight Over Where to Fight: Removal, Transfer Of Venue and Compelling Arbitration
  • 2011
  • 31st Annual Forum on Franchising
  • Vicarious Liability
  • 2008
  • 28th Annual Forum on Franchising
  • The Enforcement of Covenants Against Competition
  • 2005
  • 26th Annual Forum on Franchising
  • As Good As It Gets: The Rise of Mediation Options
  • 2003
  • 21st Annual Forum on Franchising
  • Advanced Litigation Topics: The Franchisor and Franchisee Perspectives
  • 1998
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Attorney endorsements

Received (3)
Given (0)
Endorse Jason
Business Attorney | Jun 25
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"Mr. Murray and I were on opposite sides of a hotly contested and complex business litigation matter involving numerous foreign nationals and individuals. Having litigated against him, I can attest that he is a great attorney, consummate professional, has a command and understanding of the law and is a pleasure to work with. I fully endorse him."
Franchising Attorney | May 19
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Jason is a "bet the franchise" - franchise lawyer whose legal skills are are high as his professional ethic."
Insurance Attorney | Mar 20
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
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Miami Franchising Lawyer Jason Monroe Murray
Jason Monroe Murray
Franchising Attorney
Miami, FL
Licensed for 32 years