Biography

 

Jason A. Shrive, Esquire, is the founder of SHRIVE LAW, LLC. Atty. Shrive is a native of Scranton, Pennsylvania, and is a product of the Scranton School District. He graduated from West Scranton High School in 2002, where he served as Junior and Senior Class President. He then attended the University of Scranton, where he served as President of the Pre-Law Society and Vice-President of the College Democrats. Atty. Shrive graduated from the University of Scranton in 2006, cum laude, with a B.S. in Political Science and a Minor in History. While in College he also served as President of the Lackawanna County Young Democrats and was elected as Judge of Elections for the 22nd Ward 2nd District.

Upon graduation from the University of Scranton, Atty. Shrive moved to Saint Petersburg, Florida, where he attended Stetson University College of Law. Stetson University College of Law is consistently rated as the nation’s number one (1) law school in trial advocacy, that is in training law students to be effective trial attorneys. While at Stetson, Atty. Shrive completed over forty (40) hours of pro bono service, and was awarded the William F. Blews Pro Bono Service Award. He also completed leadership training and received the Student Leadership Development Certificate. During law school Atty. Shrive also served as President of the Golfview Condominium Association Board of Directors.

Atty. Shrive passed the July 2009 Pennsylvania Bar Examination. He is a member of the American Bar Association, the Pennsylvania Bar Association, and the Lackawanna Bar Association, as well as the American Association for Justice, the Pennsylvania Association for Justice, and the Northeast Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association. Atty. Shrive is licensed to practice before all courts in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania.

After he graduated from law school and passed the Pennsylvania Bar, Atty. Shrive worked for a large insurance defense firm, practicing in the areas of medical/dental malpractice defense, constitutional claims defense, and employment defense.

Atty. Shrive has now opened his own law firm, SHRIVE LAW, LLC, and practices in the areas of criminal defense; family law; business/franchise law, real estate law, and personal injury.

Atty. Shrive resides in Scranton, Pennsylvania, with his wife, the former Jennifer Lynch.