Jason J. Liss is a shareholder at Fabian, Sklar, King & Liss, P.C. He has over 20 years of experience in personal injury litigation, property damage and insurance coverage disputes. He routinely represents individuals who has suffered injuries from fires and explosions, as well as the estates of those who have suffered wrongful deaths from fires and explosions.
Jason also focuses on residential and commercial property insurance matters, including assisting homeowners and business owners in presenting their claims to their insurance companies, representing them during the insurance claims investigation process, and litigating their claims when coverage has been wrongfully denied by the insurance company or when there is a dispute over the amount owed by the insurer.
He has achieved numerous multimillion-dollar settlements, aggressively litigated hundreds of cases, and conducted dozens of jury trials during his career—including successfully arguing before the Michigan Court of Appeals, the Sixth Circuit Federal Court of Appeals and the Michigan Supreme Court.
Jason is a Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator (CFEI) through the National Association of Fire Investigators (NAFI), and is an alternate member of the National Fire Protection Association Technical Committee on Fire Investigator Professional Qualifications, which is responsible for NFPA 1033: Standard for Professional Qualifications for Fire Investigator. He is an active member of the Michigan Association for Justice and sits on the organization’s executive board. Additionally, Jason serves as a council member for the Insurance & Indemnity Law Section of the Michigan State Bar.
He has achieved an AV Preeminent Martindale-Hubbell Overall Peer Rating of 5.0 out of 5.0, the highest possible peer rating, in the areas of legal knowledge, analytical capabilities, judgment, communication ability and legal experience.
Jason has been named a Michigan “Super Lawyer” by Super Lawyers magazine every year since 2010. This recognition, based on peer nomination, is achieved by no more than 5 percent of the lawyers in Michigan. In addition, Jason was selected by DBusiness magazine for inclusion in its list of Top Lawyers in 2014, and has been named a “Best Lawyer in America” by Best Lawyers magazine each year since 2015.
Jason earned a B.A. in Political Science from the University of Michigan and a J.D. from Wayne State University Law School.