Tamara Thompson

Jason R. Sanderson Senior Attorney

Jason R. Sanderson headshotJason Sanderson is a California lawyer specializing in venture capital and private equity financings, counseling emerging growth companies, mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, U.S. securities law compliance matters and general corporate matters.

Jason began his career at Jones Day in Cleveland, Ohio, where he focused on mergers and acquisitions and related corporate and securities matters. He then moved to Paul Hastings LLP in Palo Alto, California, where he focused on counseling emerging growth companies, capital markets matters, public company representation and corporate transactions, including technology transactions. He joined the Thompson Legal Advisory Services team in May 2013 and focuses on providing superior legal services to the firm’s clients across its practice areas.

Jason received his J.D. from the University of Michigan Law School in 2005. He graduated from the University of Rochester in 2003 with a B.A., magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, and was awarded the Greene Memorial Prize and high departmental honors in economics. Jason has also completed coursework at the Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan and the William E. Simon Graduate School of Business Administration at the University of Rochester, from which he received a Certificate of Management Studies and was designated a Simon Scholar. Jason is admitted to practice law in California and Ohio (inactive).

Jason may be contacted via email at and is based in the San Francisco Bay Area.