DAMIAN S. JACKSON is a partner at the law firm of Reilly McDevitt & Henrich. He is an experienced lawyer in Philadelphia, who specializes in the defense of complex litigation cases. Since 1996, he has served as lead counsel for over 100 criminal and civil jury trials in both state and federal courts.
Mr. Jackson earned his Juris Doctorate from Widener University School of Law in Wilmington, Delaware. He began his legal career as an Assistant District Attorney in Bronx, New York, where he tried numerous jury trials. After several years in the Bronx, he became a Special Assistant United States Attorney in the U.S. Virgin Islands managing a major narcotics-related criminal prosecution team in both the Federal and territorial courts. After successfully dismantling numerous drug trafficking organizations and leading several multi-jurisdictional investigations, Mr. Jackson returned to New York and prosecuted insurance fraud cases for the State of New York, under Eliot Spitzer former New York Attorney General.
Mr. Jackson is admitted to the U.S. Supreme Court, several U.S. District Courts, and State Courts in Pennsylvania and New York. He is a member of the American, Pennsylvania, and New York State Bar Associations; the Philadelphia Bar; and the Barrister’s Association.