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Jason A. Cairns

Jason Cairns is a senior associate in the Austin office of Reid Collins & Tsai LLP.  He graduated cum laude from Northwestern University School of Law where he was a Notes Editor for the Northwestern University Law Review.  Jason received his B.A. in Economics, summa cum laude and with honors, from Case Western Reserve University.  Prior to joining the firm, Jason worked as a litigation associate in the Austin office of King & Spalding LLP and the Chicago office of Sidley Austin LLP.  He also served as a law clerk for the Honorable Robert H. Cleland of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan.

Publications and Speaking Engagements:

  • Jason A. Cairns & Jonathan J. Koehler, “Cruel and Unusual Punishments: A Comparison of Public and Judicial Opinion,” 54 Jurimetrics J. 109 (2014)
  • Jason Cairns & Robert Slonim, “Substitution Effects Across Charitable Donations,” 111 Econ. Letters 173 (2011)