Jason R. Ekk
Jason R. Ekk was born in Dinuba, California but grew up in Portugal as a missionary kid. He obtained a Bachelor of Arts in History and Communication from Fresno Pacific University in 2005 and a Master of Arts in Peacemaking and Conflict Studies in 2009. He graduated from Thomas Jefferson School of Law with his Juris Doctorate in 2012. Prior to law school, Mr. Ekk was the Director of the Restorative Justice Initiative in Fresno County. During that time, he also worked as a conflict resolution consultant in Angola with International Republican Institute working with various political parties on conflict prevention strategies following Angola’s civil war. After law school, Mr. Ekk worked as an Assistant Professor of Criminology and Restorative Justice Studies at Fresno Pacific University and an attorney at Darling & Wilson, PC. In 2014 Mr. Ekk decided to practice law full time. Mr. Ekk’s areas of practice include real estate, business law, estate planning, mediation, and litigation.
Jason lives in Visalia and is married and enjoys hanging out with his three children. When he is not hanging out with his family or at work, Jason loves coaching his kids’ soccer teams, watching sports, drawing, and reading books (or more likely listening to books) on history. He currently sits on the board of trustees of Fresno Pacific University, Friends of Portugal and the elder board of his church, Neighborhood Church in Visalia.