• 350 Eagleview Boulevard, Suite 150
    Exton, Pennsylvania 19341
  • 610-524-2100 ext. 125
    610-524-0600 Fax

Jason G. Bates is a Partner in the General Liability and Subrogation Practice Groups. Upon graduation from Duquesne University, Mr. Bates served as a clerk for the Honorable Joseph Hudock of the Pennsylvania Superior Court. Upon conclusion of this clerkship, Mr. Bates was employed within the litigation departments of two Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania firms.

Prior to joining ConnorsO’Dell, Jason worked for ten years at Holsten & Associates in its Liability Department. Jason also has worked within the Subrogation and Recovery Department of Cozen O’Connor in Philadelphia and as a litigation associate within the firm of Sweeney & Sheehan.

Jason has extensive experience in handling various litigation matters at all levels of the State and Federal Court systems, including general defense litigation, civil rights litigation, municipal liability, premises liability and automobile negligence litigation. He has been lead counsel in numerous state and federal jury and bench trials. He also has experience in handling elder law matters including guardianships and nursing home litigation. Jason has been a presenter in several continuing legal education seminars and paralegal seminars. He also has authored articles on subrogation and social host liability issues.


  • Duquesne University School of Law, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (J.D. cum laude, 1996)
  • Pennsylvania State University, State College, Pennsylvania (B.A. cum laude, 1992)

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania 1996
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania 1997
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania 2002

Associations & Memberships

  • Pennsylvania Bar Association