Of Counsel | Jason W. Wansor
Santa Barbara Attorney
Phone: (805) 963-9721
Fax: (805) 966-3715
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Mr. Wansor is an accomplished civil litigator. His practice is focused on personal injury, real estate, land use, hospitality, products liability, business torts, construction, and will and trust contests.
Mr. Wansor's analytical strengths allow for the accurate assessment of potential exposure and liability and the creation and implementation of sophisticated litigation strategies. Mr. Wansor's strategic sense and writing abilities lead to successful results, whether by keen negotiation or motions leading to the disposition of cases.
Prior to joining Rogers, Sheffield & Campbell, Mr. Wansor worked as a litigation partner at Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith, LLP, where he defended Fortune 500 companies, insurance conglomerates and ultra-high net worth families from a variety of plaintiff- based attacks and actions. His track record includes the successful defense of (1) large restaurant chains from food poisoning and premises liability actions; (2) major hotels, senior living communities and commercial shopping centers from wrongful death actions and trip, slip and fall claims; (3) residential and commercial property owners from a variety of actions; and, (4) all types of construction trades from personal injury, construction defect and products liability claims. As a litigation partner, Mr. Wansor earned a reputation for his work ethic, attention to detail, tactical acumen and extraordinary results.
Mr. Wansor complements Rogers, Sheffield & Campbell, LLP with his sophisticated litigation expertise, where the Firm’s clients are skillfully and efficiently served. He emphasizes the importance of frequently communicating directly with his clients, keeping them informed on all issues and providing comprehensive liability evaluations after any significant development.
Mr. Wansor earned his J.D. from the University of Pepperdine School of Law and is a member of the State Bar of California. He graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Speech Communication from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo.
Litigation Practice Areas:
- Real Estate
- Wills & Trusts
- Business Torts
- Personal Injury
- Land Use
- Products Liability
- State Bar of California, 2004
- U.S. District Court Central District of California
- U.S. District Court Southern District of California
- Pepperdine University School of Law
Juris Doctor, 2004
- California Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo
Bachelor of Arts in Speech Communication, 2000
Dean’s List, First Place Debate Competition
PAST EMPLOYMENT POSITIONS:
- Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP, Litigation Partner, 2008 – 2016
- Walsh & Furcolo, Associate Attorney, 2006 – 2008
ASSOCIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS:
- Santa Barbara County Bar Association
- Litigation Section, State Bar of California
- American Bar Association
- Defense Association Bar
- Defense Research Institute
Mr. Wansor was successful in briefing and arguing the Respondent’s position before the Fourth District Court of Appeal, Division One in Millard v. Biosources, Inc. (2007)156 Cal.App.4th 1338, a published opinion concerning the Privette/Toland doctrine. The impact of the Millard decision limited liability of general contractors for construction injury accidents occurring to subcontractors’ employees.