Jason W. Manne practiced administrative law as a state government attorney for more than 30 years. Prior to entering private practice in January 2014, he served as a Deputy Chief Counsel for the Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare. Jason handled most of the Department's grant litigation with the Federal government arising out of audits and other financial reviews in major programs including Medicaid and Title IV-E Foster Care. Jason also handled more than fifty Commonwealth Court cases and was lead counsel on more than a dozen appeals to the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.
Jason is particularly interested in veterans law. Now an adjunct professor at the law school teaching the Veterans Practicum course, he participates in the Veterans Consortium Pro-Bono Program and is a member of the National Organization of Veterans Advocates (NOVA). Jason is accredited by the Veterans Administration and admitted before the United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims and United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.
Jason received his law degree from Pitt in 1979. He also holds a doctor of public health (Dr. PH) degree from the University of Pittsburgh as well as masters degrees in business administration, health administration and bioethics. Jason is certified in public health by the National Board of Public Health Examiners, a national accrediting agency for public health professionals.
Awards and Honors
Beta Gamma Sigma (Business Honor Society)
Inaugural Salk Fellow (University of Pittsburgh)