Jonathan L. Shaw counsels and represents employers in a broad range of labor and employment matters arising under both state and federal laws. Jon’s practice, which ranges from proactive counseling to litigation, largely focuses on resolving claims of discrimination, harassment, and wrongful termination, protecting employers’ trade secrets and confidential information.
He also represents companies in matters involving unfair competition and the enforcement of restrictive covenants, including covenants not to compete and covenants not to solicit.
Before joining Littler, Jon was an associate at a prominent regional firm, where he focused his practice on litigating a range of commercial matters, including business disputes involving breach of contract, fraud, unfair competition, tortious interference, and other business torts.
He handled employment disputes involving restrictive covenants, wage payment and collection law claims, and misappropriation of trade secrets, as well as partnership and shareholder disputes involving breach of fiduciary duties, self-dealing, usurpation of corporate opportunities, and minority oppression. His experience also spans a variety of real estate related matters.
During law school, Jon served as a judicial intern for the Hon. Lynne A. Sitarski, U.S. Magistrate Judge for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, and the Hon. Glynnis D. Hill, Judge for the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas. He also served as a Certified Legal Intern for the Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office.
Jon was elected president of Temple’s Business Law Society (2011-2012), and he served as an editor for Temple’s Journal of Science, Technology & Environmental Law (2011-2013). Before pursuing his law degree, Jon worked as a title clerk for a large title insurance agency.
- J.D., Temple University James E. Beasley School of Law, 2013
- B.S., Pennsylvania State University, 2008
- U.S. Court of Appeals, 3rd Circuit
- U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania
- U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
Professional & Community Affiliations :
- Member, Pennsylvania Bar Association
- Member, Montgomery Bar Association
- Attorney and Child Advocate, Montgomery Child Advocacy Project
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