Bar Admissions

North Carolina


University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, J.D., with high honors, 2002, Order of the Coif; Editor-in-Chief, North Carolina Law Review, 2001-02

Duke University, B.A., 1995


Jon Krisko represents clients in complex, business-related litigation, which has included matters involving product liability, corporate, fiduciary and securities law, intellectual property, and governmental and regulatory investigations. His experience includes complex trials, arbitrations and appeals in federal and state courts.

Jon has represented a number of public and private companies and individuals in complex disputes, including class and mass actions, product liability matters, intellectual property-related litigation, bankruptcy, and litigation and counseling related to regulatory and governmental investigations. In addition to representing clients in court, Jon regularly counsels business clients as general outside counsel, helping them develop legal and business strategies, manage risk and negotiate resolutions of business disputes.

Honors & Awards

  • Woodward/White, Inc., The Best Lawyers in America, bankruptcy and creditor debtor rights/insolvency and reorganization law, commercial litigation, litigation - banking and finance, litigation - insurance, litigation - intellectual property, 2017-18; Charlotte Litigation - Insurance Lawyer of the Year, 2018
  • Benchmark Litigation, Future Star, litigation, 2015-17
  • North Carolina Super Lawyersbusiness litigation, 2010-18
  • Charlotte Business Journal, Charlotte’s Forty Under 40, 2012



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Professional Affiliations

  • Mecklenburg County Bar, Board of Directors, 2010-12
  • North Carolina Bar Association, Appellate Rules Committee, 2006-11
  • Law Clerk, The Honorable Karen LeCraft Henderson, U.S. Court of Appeals, District of Columbia Circuit, 2002-03

Community Affiliations

  • Childress-Klein YMCA, Board of Managers
  • Leadership Charlotte, Class 33
  • Myers Park Trinity Little League, Coach
  • Lieutenant, U.S. Navy, Active Duty, 1995-99
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