Jason A. McNeill

Jason A. McNeill

Salt Lake City, Utah

JASON A. MCNEILL is a trial lawyer and a partner of Magleby Cataxinos & Greenwood. 

For over thirteen years, Mr. McNeill has successfully represented clients in complex commercial matters, obtaining notable verdicts and settlements in the courtroom and arbitration. Mr. McNeill is licensed to practice law in Utah and Nevada, where his law practice spans all areas of commercial law, including trademark infringement, copyright infringement, patent infringement, trade secret misappropriation, unfair competition, partnership disputes, contract law, business torts, real estate disputes, construction litigation, and other commercial matters.

Mr. McNeill is A/V rated by Martindale Hubble’s peer review ratings, the highest peer rating an attorney can achieve.  Mr. McNeill is also rated a "Preeminent" lawyer by the Martindale Hubbell client review ratings, the highest rating a client can give an attorney. He has also been routinely recognized as a (TM) Rising Star in the Mountain States Super Lawyers , a distinction given to only 2.5 percent of practicing lawyers in Utah, Nevada, Montana, Idaho, and Wyoming who are 40 or under. Mr. McNeill has also been voted by his peers as one of Utah's Legal Elite, as published in Utah Business Magazine. Mr. McNeill is a member of the David K. Watkiss-Sutherland II Inn of Court, and a member of the J. Reuben Clark Law Society.

Areas of Practice

  • Complex Civil Litigation/ Commercial Litigation
  • State/ Federal Trial and Appellate Practice
  • Intellectual Property Litigation (Trade Secrets, Trademark Infringement, Copyright Infringement, Patent Infringement)
  • Partnership Disputes / Business Disputes/ Contract Disputes
  • Restrictive Covenants/ Non-Compete Litigation
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Employer/ Employee Litigation
  • Business Torts/ Unfair Competition
  • Uniform Commercial Code
  • Construction Litigation
  • Government Contracts / 8(a) Program/ Federal Acquisition Regulations
  • Government Debarments / Suspensions / Show Cause Proceedings

Bar Admissions

  • Utah, 2003
  • Nevada, 2002
  • U.S. District Court District of Utah, 2003
  • U.S. District Court District of Nevada, 2002
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit, 2009
  • U.S. District Court District of Colorado, 2013


  • University of San Diego School of Law, San Diego, California
    • J.D. cum laude - 2002
  • Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark Law School, Provo, Utah
    • 2001-2002
  • University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah
    • B.S. - 1997
    • Major: Finance

Representative Cases

  • MP NexLevel LLC v. Codale Electric Supply Inc
  • Klein-Becker USA LLC v. Home Shopping Network
  • Cottonwood Financial, LTD v. Chanee Von Otten
  • Macris et al v. Sevea International, Inc., No. CIV 070903010, Aug. 13, 2009 (3rd Judicial District Court, Salt Lake, Utah 2009)
  • Chung & Associates, Inc., v. Sanders Management Services, Inc.
  • Okland Construction Company, Inc., v. Chung and Associates, Inc., et al.
  • Language People, Inc. v. NexTalk, Inc., et al.
  • Commission of Accreditation of Medical Transport Systems v. National Accreditation Alliance of Medical Transport Standards, et al.
  • AA Development, et al v. Daniel C. Cooper
  • Garcia v. Unique Auto Body, Inc., No. 2:16-CV-848 TS, 2016 WL 6603990 (D. Utah Nov. 8, 2016)
  • Flowserve US Inc. v. Optimux Controls, LLC, No. 2:13-CV-01073, 2016 WL 5349729 (D. Utah Sept. 23, 2016)

Honors and Awards

  • Rated a "Preeminent" Lawyer by Martindale-Hubbell (TM) Client Review Ratings
  • Named a Mountain States Super Lawyers (TM) Rising Star
  • Voted by his Peers as One of Utah's Legal Elite, as Published in Utah Business Magazine
  • 2002 Medal of Excellence Award, American Bankruptcy Institute, 2002
  • American Jurisprudence Award, Property Law, Bankruptcy Law, Internet Law

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • David K. Watkiss-Sutherland II Inn of Court, Member, 2006 - Present
  • J. Reuben Clark Law Society