Jonathan A. Barash handles a wide variety of civil litigation matters concentrating in the areas of business and construction litigation and insurance defense. Jon has considerable experience assisting businesses, local and state governments, and individual clients in litigation, mediations, and arbitrations in both state and federal courts, and pre-suit when possible.
Jon graduated with honors from the University of Florida College of Law in 1996. Following law school, he was the Associate Director of the Anti-Defamation League’s Southeast Regional office and then an assistant public defender in Tampa, Florida. After six years at Atlanta law firm Magill & Atkinson, Jon became a partner at insurance defense law firm Levy & Pruett. Since February 2010, Jon has had his own law firm, the Law Office of Jonathan A. Barash.
Jon is a member of the Construction and Litigation sections of the American Bar Association, the Construction Forum of the Atlanta Bar Association, and the Georgia Defense Lawyers Association. He is also among a select group of attorneys nationwide who have achieved recognition as a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Accredited Professional (LEED AP) by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). Jon’s LEED AP designation and sustainable building law expertise will afford the Law Office of Jonathan A. Barash’s construction clients with exceptional guidance as “green building” practice trends continue to grow. Jon is also a member of the Georgia chapter of the U.S. Green Buildings Council and the Council on Litigation Management.