Jason I. Epstein

Partner
jason.epstein@nelsonmullins.com
T: 615.664.5364
F: 615.664.5344
One Nashville Place
150 Fourth Avenue, North
Suite 1100
Nashville, TN 37219
280 Park Avenue
15th Floor West
New York, NY 10017
T: 646.428.2600

Jason Epstein is a business attorney and a partner in the Nashville and New York office.  He often serves as outside general counsel and relationship partner to companies in a variety of industries.  His areas of focus include board governance, technology, venture capital and private equity, mergers and acquisitions, reorganizations, international commerce and litigation.

Whether advising clients of Fortune 500, mid-market, or small businesses (including under the SBA), he serves as an advisor to the C-Suite and inside General Counsel regarding business-related law.

Mr. Epstein is the co-head of the Technology and Procurement Industry Group for the Firm.  Mr. Epstein and the technology team provide legal services to buyers and sellers of technology both domestically and internationally in various industries, from Fintech and HealthIT to auto and manufacturing.  Mr. Epstein has experience in business and technology negotiations from both the vendor and buyer perspectives including outsourcing, licensing and joint ventures, technology transfer, hardware and software development and acquisition, supply chain, privacy and security, blockchain, Internet of Things, cloud computing, and open source code.  He and the team are also experienced in direct supply chain and indirect procurement for companies in various industries.

Mr. Epstein is an adjunct professor at the Vanderbilt University Law School in Nashville, TN, teaching "Law of Cyberspace".

Experience

  • Business and technology negotiations from both the vendor and buyer perspectives including:
    • Outsourcing
    • Healthcare IT
    • Hardware and software development and acquisition, privacy and security, website design, development, hosting and related services, cloud computing and open source code
  • Outside general counsel to various healthcare and technology companies

Representative Transactions

The following is a selected sampling of recent matters and is provided for informational purposes only. Past success does not indicate the likelihood of success in any future matter:

  • Represented Fortune 100 in comprehensive IT outsourcing agreement involving entire IT department
  • Represents procurement department of Fortune 200 company in various purchasing and technology transactions
  • Represent  HealthIT company as outside general counsel for all matters in extended care space

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) Member
  • American Telemedicine Association
  • American Health Lawyers Association