WS Law Offices

WS Law Offices is lead by principal attorney, Jason Wacha, who has been recognized by the San Francisco Daily Journal as "one of the country's preeminent experts" in the field of open source software licensing and was cited on infoworld.com as "one of the smartest open source attorneys on the planet." He has been named as a Northern California Super Lawyer®, his work has twice been cited as authority in U.S. Federal court cases, and he has been sought out as a consultant by the U.S. Department of Justice.

Jason is a widely published author, in particular as relates to open source software licensing and the GNU General Public License. Jason has worked for Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, and has also served as in house counsel for several technology companies. He possesses an in-depth understanding of the legal issues and an experienced-based appreciation for the need to drive revenue within the constraints of a client's business model. Jason has a J.D. from the University of California, Davis, where he was an editor of the U.C. Davis Law Review, and has degrees in both economics and English from Stanford University.