Alexander F. Chasan Esq.

Alexander F. Chasan Esq.

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Since beginning his collaboration with The Law Firm of Jacobson & Rooks, LLC, Mr. Chasan has focused his practice on employee rights in the workplace, with special attention to whistleblowers, individuals with disabilities, and employee-privacy.  Before then, Mr. Chasan was awarded one of three Attorney fellowships from the Louis D. Brandeis Society, through which he represented indigent clients and obtained favorable settlements in consumer protection, identity theft, and divorce matters.  Concurrently with his fellowship, Mr. Chasan collaborated as co-counsel in a variety of commercial litigation and intellectual property matters.  The Legal Intelligencer recognized Mr. Chasan for his assistance in obtaining a $945,000.00 settlement in Bucks County, PA—one of the 20 largest settlements of 2015 in Pennsylvania’s state courts.  Mr. Chasan also litigates in the federal courts (at both the trial and appellate levels) in employment, trademark, copyright, and trade secret matters.

Prior to becoming an attorney, Mr. Chasan rated complex asset-backed securities at Moody’s Investor’s Service, Inc., (NYSE: MCO) and developed profitable trading strategies in service of a $2 billion multi-asset portfolio at PartnerRe Asset Management (NYSE: PRE).    Mr. Chasan continues to utilize his valuation expertise and financial background as he advises clients on how to protect and monetize their intellectual property portfolios, including trademark and copyright registration, compulsory licensing, cybersecurity, and non-disclosure policies.   Mr. Chasan is a member of the Benjamin Franklin Inn of Court, and International Trademark Association. 


Areas of Practice

  • 50% Employment
  • 20% Trademarks
  • 15% Copyrights
  • 15% Consumer Protection

Litigation Percentage

  • 80% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 2014
  • New Jersey, 2014
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 2015
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit, 2016
  • Federal District Court of New Jersey, 2015


  • Drexel University School of Law, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    • J.D. - 2014
    • Honors: 2013 Winner; CALI Award in Appellate Advocacy
    • Law Review: Drexel Law Review, Member
  • New York University, New York, New York
    • B.A. - 2007
    • Honors: Dean's List
    • Honors: Honors in Economics
    • Major: Economics

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • Philadelphia Bar Association
  • Louis D. Brandeis Society
  • National Employment Lawyer's Association, Member, 2015 - Present
  • International Trademark Association, Member, 2015 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Alexander Fernando Law, LLC Philadelphia, PA
  • Louis D. Brandeis Society, Philadelphia, PA, Attorney Fellow
  • Honorable Anne E. Lazarus, Philadelphia, PA, Judicial Intern
  • Re Asset Management, Greenwich, CT, Partner
  • Moody’s Investor’s Service, Inc., New York, NY