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Jason W. Schaff is an associate in the firm's Folsom law office where he primarily practices in the field of transportation, in the defense of Federal Employers' Liability Act claims. He represents his clients through all phases of litigation, and his aggressive motion work has lead to multiple published opinions in both state and federal courts.

Prior to joining Flesher Broomand McKague, Jason defending attorneys and other professionals, including the litigation of ERISA fiduciary liability, mergers and acquisitions, and complex real estate transactions. In addition to his work defending professionals, Mr. Schaff also has experience handling high-exposure commercial construction defect cases and general liability claims. 

As a lifelong Sacramento resident, Jason remains active in the Sacramento legal community. He works as an adjunct professor in Pacific McGeorge’s nationally ranked trial advocacy department and serves as the President for the Sacramento Barristers’ Club—the young lawyer division of the Sacramento Bar Association. While in law school, Jason served as Chief Articles Editor for the Pacific McGeorge Global Business and Development Law Journal, research assistant to Professor Ruth Jones, and as a judicial extern to the Honorable William B. Shubb for the United States District Court, Eastern District of California



Practice areas


  1. Transportation: 50%
  2. Employment: 25%
  3. Personal Injury: 25%

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Contact info

Flesher Schaff & Schroeder, Inc.

2202 Plaza Drive
Rocklin, CA, 95765


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarNorthern California Super Lawyers2012
Rising StarNorthern California Super Lawyers2011
Rising StarNorthern California Super Lawyers2010
Rising StarNorthern California Super Lawyers2009
Barrister of the MonthSacramento County Bar Association2009
Dean's ListMcGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific2006
Order of the BarristersOrder of the Barristers2006
Order of the CoifOrder of the Coif2006
Robert Traynor SocietyRobert Traynor Society2006
Dean's ListMcGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific2005
Dean's ListMcGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific2004
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AssociateFlesher Broomand McKague LLP2011 - Present
Adjunct ProfessorMcGeorge School Of Law, University Of The Pacific Trial Advocacy Department2006 - Present
AssociateKlinedinst PC2006 - 2011
Judicial Extern to the Hon. William B. ShubbU.S. District Court, Eastern District of California2006 - 2006
ClerkLenahan Law2005 - 2005
Research AssistantMcGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific2005 - 2005
Casualty AdjusterMercury Insurance2001 - 2003
Association namePosition nameDuration
Barristers Club of SacramentoPresident2010 - Present
Association of Defense Counsel of Northern CA and NevadaMember2008 - Present
Defense Research InstituteMember2008 - Present
American Bar Association, Litigation SectionMember2006 - Present
Sacramento County Bar AssociationMember2006 - Present
Barristers Club of SacramentoVice President of Programs2009 - 2010
Barristers Club of SacramentoExecutive Vice President2008 - 2009
Pacific McGeorge Global Business and Development Law JournalChief Articles Editor2005 - 2006
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
McGeorge School of Law, University of the PacificLawJD - Juris Doctor2006
University of California - Santa CruzN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1999
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Ethics RoundtableBridging the Gap2010
Sacramento Barrister's California Supreme Court ReceptionCalifornia Supreme Court2009
Lou Ashe Symposium 2009"Before It's Too Late - How Law Schools Teach and Inculcate the Tradition of Civility"2009
Barristers Club of Sacramento SeminarDepositions: Preparing for the Unexpected2007