Jason B. Sims

Biography

Taking a practical approach to meeting clients’ needs, Jason has extensive experience handling general corporate issues for businesses in an array of industries, from industrial clients to multi-national transportation companies. He is adept at advising his clients through a wide range of matters, including mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, supply chain agreements, licensing arrangements, lease financing and corporate governance. He also routinely counsels clients on private securities matters and offerings, including capital-raising efforts and private debt securities.

As Jason’s clients represent businesses of all sizes, spanning from Fortune 500 multi-nationals to entrepreneurial ventures, he is equally comfortable tailoring his approach to working with entrepreneurs or high-level executives. He routinely represents companies in several industries including energy, natural resources, transportation, manufacturing, construction services, technology and consumer goods.

He is a trusted adviser to businesses throughout the world, capable of helping them overcome challenges and reach their objectives.

Education

  • University of Cincinnati College of Law  (J.D., 1993)
  • Wright State University  (B.S., cum laude, 1988)

Bar Admissions

  • Kentucky
  • Ohio

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims

Affiliations/Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • Kentucky Bar Association
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Cincinnati Bar Association
  • Fayette County Bar Association 
  • University of Cincinnati’s Goering Center for Family & Private Business, Board of Advisors
  • Literacy Council of Clermont and Brown Counties, president

Distinctions

  • Recommended for Mergers, Acquisitions and Buyouts by The Legal 500 United States
  • Ohio Rising Stars® (2005)
  • Best Lawyers© for Corporate Law