Martin Jaszczuk is the head of Locke Lord’s TCPA Class Action Litigation Section. A TCPA defense lawyer who has tried over 100 cases since his early days as a criminal lawyer, Mr. Jaszczuk focuses his practice on the defense of privacy class action lawsuits brought under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act. Mr. Jaszczuk has been retained by some of the country’s biggest corporations, including multiple Fortune 500 companies, to lead their defense of nationwide TCPA class actions pending throughout the United States.
Mr. Jaszczuk has defended TCPA cases in California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Louisiana, Maryland, Ohio, Tennessee and Texas and has authored or co-authored numerous TCPA-related articles.
Mr. Jaszczuk is routinely sought out to both defend companies that have been alleged to have violated the TCPA and to help corporations structure effective and compliant telemarketing programs to avoid TCPA lawsuits and regulatory actions in the first place.
Prior to focusing his practice on TCPA class actions, Mr. Jaszczuk represented companies in (a) complex business and commercial disputes; (b) insurance and reinsurance coverage actions; (c) securities litigation and FINRA arbitrations; and (d) real estate-related matters.
Mr. Jaszczuk has represented some of the world’s largest insurers and reinsurers, both domestic and international, in their most serious multifaceted insurance coverage actions.
In the securities and financial fields, Mr. Jaszczuk has defended numerous broker-dealers, investment advisers and related financial entities in FINRA arbitrations, SEC actions and FINRA enforcement actions.
In the real estate field, Mr. Jaszczuk handled matters involving evaluation and due diligence analysis of complex real estate investments; REITs, TICs and 1031 exchange transactions; and operations-related issues such as land acquisition, development, architectural copyrights, construction defects, financing arrangements, lease agreements, management contracts, joint ventures, insurance claims and asset disposition.
As a result of his broad background, Mr. Jaszczuk has been invited by the Consul of the Commercial and Economic Department of the Consulate General of Poland in Chicago to speak at seminars for business groups from Poland and other European countries.
Owing to the breadth of his experience, Mr. Jaszczuk is consistently able to focus on the “big picture” to find innovative solutions to his clients’ complex problems.
He is able to serve his clients in English, Polish and German.