Jason's assiduous drive for advancing social justice causes highlights the essence of his seven-year-plus professional career in the public, private, and non-profit sectors.
Jason spent the last five years as Managing Member of the law firm Clyburn Pope & Price, LLC. His practice areas primary focused on immigration law,criminal defense and domestic relations. Jason's dedication to his clients shepherded numerous pivotal negotiations and agreements, which positively impacted far more than those he represented. Prior to his tenure at Clyburn Pope & Price, LLC, Jason served as an Assistant Public Defender for the Second Judicial Circuit of South Carolina.
Jason channeled much of his passion and commitment to public service through volunteering as a family court mediator at a non-profit mediation center, serving as a member of the Board of Zoning Appeals for the City of Aiken, South Carolina, serving as a United Way of Aiken County board member, and
through serving as Board Vice Chairman of Rural Health Services, Inc.,a federally qualified health center.
Jason graduated from University of South Carolina with a Bachelor of Arts degree in International Studies and German, magna cum laude. During his undergraduate studies, Jason studied abroad at Universitaet Bamberg and Universitaet Erfurt in Germany. Additionally, Jason earned his Juris Doctor degree from the University of South Carolina School of Law.
Jason studied transnational dispute resolution at Gray's Inn,Inn of Court, in London, UK, while in law school. Jason is admitted to the South Carolina Bar and the State Bar of Georgia.