Jason Byrne is a partner at Warner Norcross + Judd LLP, a Michigan-based law firm with eight offices, and serves as chair of the firm's Insurance Practice Group. Jason has over 15 years of experience advising clients on complex insurance and risk management issues, including resolving multi-million dollar insurance coverage disputes. Jason is an active litigator, having successfully handled insurance, tax and other commercial cases in state and federal trial courts. He also regularly appears before appellate courts, having secured victories for clients before the United States Court of Appeals, the Michigan Court of Appeals and the Michigan Supreme Court. Additionally, Jason is a senior member of the firm's Higher Education Industry Group and regularly consults with colleges and universities on issues surrounding their policies and procedures, as well as their obligations under federal law.
Before attending Alma College, Jason moved with his family from Canada to Midland, Michigan and graduated from HH Dow High School. Jason attended the University of Illinois College of Law, and practiced law for several years in Chicago before moving to Grand Rapids.
Jason is married to fellow Alma College alum, Stacey Burdette (1999), and they have three children: Cecily (14), Vivian (11) and Linus (7).
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