Jason D. Krieser Esq.

McDermott Will & Emery
Krieser, Jason D.


Jason Krieser is the co-head of the firm's Technology & Outsourcing Practice. He advises clients on all aspects of technology transactions, outsourcing matters, telecommunications and other complex commercial contracts. He is an internationally recognized advisor on outsourcing matters, including in relation to information technology (IT), business process and offshore issues. He also handles technology development and licensing matters, joint ventures, strategic alliances, manufacturing agreements, key supply and distribution agreements, other complex service agreements, Internet of Things (IoT) and e-commerce matters. He has handled cloud-computing transactions—such as software as a service (SaaS), infrastructure as a service (IaaS) and platform as a service (PaaS) transactions—for customers and cloud-service providers since the birth of the cloud-computing industry in the early 2000s. Jason also has significant experience in advising clients regarding software audits and related negotiations and settlements.  He received his B.S. from the University of Nebraska and his J.D. (cum laude), from the University of Minnesota Law School.  He is a member of the Texas Bar.


Mr. Kieser is co-author of Bloomberg BNA, Corporate Practice Portfolio Series No. 112, Technology and Outsourcing.