Biography

Jason Vitullo is an associate with the firm's Litigation department. Mr. Vitullo has represented clients in connection with a variety of matters including securities litigation, government investigation defense and other internal investigations, intellectual property, and false advertising.

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Vitullo served as Law Clerk to the Hon. Amalya L. Kearse, U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit.

Representative Matters

General Litigation
Representation of financial guarantors in connection with breach of contract and fraud actions initiated against sponsors and underwriters with respect to a number of residential mortgage-backed securities (“RMBS”) transactions.

Representation of internet and cable service provider in Lanham Act litigation against its primary competitor, including successful defense against preliminary injunction seeking to enjoin multiple major advertising campaigns.

Representation of major pharmaceutical company in ANDA litigation, resulting in successful resolution following trial.

White Collar Defense and Internal Investigations
Representation of a European bank in connection with an industry-wide government investigation into alleged manipulation of the London Interbank Offered Rate (Libor) and the Euro Interbank Offered Rate (Euribor), along with related private civil actions.

Representation of prominent figures in the "Oil-For-Food" investigation in connection with post-sentence federal court proceedings.

Representation of employees of major regional healthcare network as pool counsel in False Claims Act investigation initiated by U.S. Attorney's Office in New York.

Investigation on behalf of international not-for-profit organization in connection with whistleblower complaint alleging breach of fiduciary duties by a senior executive.

Pro Bono
Successfully briefed and argued appeal before Administrative Law Judge following Social Security Administration denial of benefits to severely disabled individual.

Representation of multiple minors in connection with matters referred through a partnership with the pediatric unit of New York Metropolitan Hospital.

Admissions

    • U.S. Supreme Court
    • U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit; Federal Circuit
    • U.S. District Court, Southern, Eastern and Northern Districts of New York
    • New York