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    Biography

    Jason Turner is a native West Virginian with a passion for fostering economic development and growth in his home state.  Jason enjoys working as part of a team and works closely with developers, municipalities, county commissions, and healthcare systems to help them plan and implement funding. 

    Jason’s financing experience includes working with tax-exempt and taxable bond issues of all types, TIF Districts, and other government and tax incentives. His practice helps a variety of public and quasi-public organizations secure funding for asset purchase, infrastructure development, and land development projects to improve their communities.

    Memberships & Awards

    Professional
    CALI Awards: Constitutional Law; Civil Disobedience and the Law; Complex Litigation; Intellectual Property; Legislative Process; Lawyers as Leaders; Nonprofit Organizations; United States Supreme Court Clinic 1; United States Supreme Court Clinic 2
    ABA-Bloomberg BNA Award for Excellence in Labor and Employment Law
    Patrick Duffy Koontz Award
    Order of the Coif
    Executive Research Editor, W. Va. Law Review, Vol. 117
    Associate Editor, W. Va. Law Review, Vol. 116
    Member, United States Supreme Court Clinic

    Key Experience

    Assisted in serving as bond counsel for West Virginia municipality for a sales tax revenue bond issue to finance road and bridge improvements and the total rehabilitation of a historic public theatre facility
    Assisted in representation of regional underwriting firm for the issuance of tax increment financing bonds
    Served as bond counsel for West Virginia municipality for a sales tax revenue bond issue to finance road and bridge improvements and the total rehabilitation of a historic public theatre facility

    Speaking Engagements

    “Scratching the Surface: ‘Uncertainty and Confusion’ in Faith United Methodist v. Morgan," W. Va. Law Review Online, Vol. 117