Jason M. Cover


Tel 215.864.8426
Fax 215.864.8999

Jason M. Cover is an associate in the Business and Finance Department and a member of the Consumer Financial Services Group. As part of his practice, he provides counsel with respect to regulatory and transactional issues arising from state and federal consumer finance laws, including, among others, the Truth in Lending Act (TILA), Equal Credit Opportunity Act (ECOA), Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA), Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), Electronic Fund Transfer Act (EFTA), Electronic Signatures in Global and National Commerce Act (ESIGN), Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA), and UDAAP/UDAP statutes prohibiting unfair, deceptive, and abusive acts and practices.

Prior to joining Ballard Spahr, he served as in-house counsel to a leading consumer financial services company where he advised on an array of regulatory, legal, and compliance issues. Mr. Cover also worked as an associate for the New York office of Jones Day where he advised on a variety of complex legal issues.

Professional Activities

American Bar Association

Young Lawyer Liaison, Consumer Financial Services Committee

Recognition & Accomplishments

Phi Beta Kappa

Golden Key International Honor Society

New York University School of Law (J.D. 2006)

Senior Notes Editor, Staff Editor, Journal of Law and Business

Ohio University (B.A. 2002, cum laude)

Phi Beta Kappa

Golden Key International Honor Society

New York


U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York

U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York