Press Release
May 23, 2016

Holland & Knight Real Estate Attorney Honored by State Bar of California

LOS ANGELES (May 23, 2016) – Holland & Knight real estate attorney Ashley Jason has been honored by the State Bar of California’s Real Property Law Section with its prestigious Morning Star Award. The award is presented each year to one or more California young lawyers in recognition of their demonstrated early promise in real property practice and dedication of service to the State Bar and the highest ethical standards.

Ms. Jason is an associate in Holland & Knight’s Los Angeles office and a member of the firm’s West Coast Real Estate Group. She practices in the areas of commercial real estate, real estate finance with a focus on secured lending transactions, loan sales, workouts and deeds-in-lieu of foreclosure, commercial property acquisition and disposition transactions, and retail and office leasing. In 2015, she received an Outstanding Young Lawyer Award from the Los Angeles County Bar Association Real Property Section.

"Ashley’s work is shaping the real estate landscape in Southern California and beyond. A rising star at the firm, she is regularly responsible for matters on behalf of prestigious national and international clients," said Susan Booth, the head of Holland & Knight’s West Coast Real Estate Group. "No one is more deserving of the Morning Star Award than Ashley. She is a shining example of the future of the real estate bar in California."

Ms. Jason received the Morning Star Award on May 21 at the Real Property Section’s annual retreat in Monterey, Calif.

With more than 280 lawyers and professionals nationally, Holland & Knight's Real Estate Section is one of the largest of any U.S. law firm. The U.S. News-Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms" 2015 guide selected the firm's Real Estate and Land Use and Zoning Law practice groups for national first-tier rankings.

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