Biography

Luke D. Jackson is an attorney in the Litigation Department at Lewis Rice, where he represents clients in a range of legal fields including: securities and financial services, complex commercial litigation, class action, and labor and employment matters. Luke has worked on behalf of a wide variety of clients—ranging from Fortune 500 companies to local St. Louis residents—and he has secured favorable client outcomes in the courts as well as FINRA and AAA arbitration proceedings. Before joining Lewis Rice, Luke gained practical legal experience as an associate attorney at Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner, LLP. Prior to graduating law school, Luke served as an electronic warfare specialist in the United States Air Force. Upon completing his enlistment, Luke was awarded the Air Force Achievement and National Defense Service Medals in recognition of his service.

Practice Areas

Education

  • Saint Louis University School of Law (J.D., magna cum laude, 2018)
    • Concentration in Civil Litigation
    • Online Editor, Saint Louis University Law Journal
    • Order of the Woolsack
    • National Veterans Honor Society
  • United States Air Force (A.A.S., 2013)
    • Electronics and Sensors
    • Top Graduate, Keesler AFB
  • Columbia College (B.S., 2012)
    • Criminal Justice Administration
    • Academic Honors

Legal Background

  • Associate, Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner, LLP (2018-2020)
  • Summer associate, Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner, LLP (2017)
  • Summer associate, Evans & Dixon, LLC (2016)

Professional Affiliations

  • Young Friends Board member, Legal Services of Eastern Missouri
  • American Inns of Court

Admissions

  • Missouri Bar
  • Illinois Bar
  • United States District Court
    • Southern District of Illinois
    • Eastern District of Missouri

Military Service

  • Electronic Warfare Specialist, United States Air Force (2012-2018)
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