Jason Rubin serves as Chief Operating Officer and has been representing our clients in civil litigation lawsuits since 1996.
Jason concentrates his practice in products liability and toxic torts and has managed the firm’s well-regarded mass tort department for two decades. Jason represents several clients in their toxic tort matters filed in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and New York and has tried several cases to verdict. His clients were found not liable in the Goll, Brunson, Koons, McNeal, Brown and Rose jury trials and in the past few years he has obtained verdicts in both benzene and asbestos claims.
Jason served as National Counsel for a multinational corporation’s asbestos litigation for 16 years and his team managed tens of thousands of asbestos claims in more than three dozen states. He coordinated depositions, trials, expert selection, and discovery on a national basis. He also negotiated national settlement and dismissals packages and has negotiated packages in Delaware, Illinois, Missouri, New York, Maryland, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia, including several multi-jurisdictional packages. He has worked closely with both the corporation and local counsel in all of the active jurisdictions and has a strong background in National asbestos litigation as well as litigation in the three local states in which he is barred and practices.
His success has been recognized by Thomson Reuters which has designated him a Super Lawyer in products liability in 2016, 2017 and 2018. In 2018, the Super Lawyer designation extended to New York in addition to Pennsylvania.
Jason devotes a portion of his practice to mediation, arbitration, and pro bono service and is on the Philadelphia Court’s Honor Roll for his pro bono service. He serves at least monthly as a Judge Pro Tempore for the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas Civil Trial Division and volunteers with the Philadelphia Bar’s Fee Dispute Program as well. He is also a certified arbitrator for the 1st Judicial District of Pennsylvania and regularly sits as an arbitrator. In addition, he has completed a mediation certificate program with the Good Shepherd Mediation Program and has volunteered to mediate claims at Good Shepherd. Jason handles pro bono matters for the Support Center for Child Advocates and the Volunteers for the Indigent Program as well.
Prior to his career at Goldberg, Miller & Rubin, he clerked for the Honorable G. Craig Lord in the Civil Trial Division of the Court of Common Pleas in Philadelphia.
Jason lives in Philadelphia with his wife and two daughters. An active member of The Friends of Cianfrani Park, he volunteers time for Not in Philly and other neighborhood initiatives. He is an avid runner and captain of the GMR running team which participates in the Annual Philadelphia Bar Association 5K Run.