Jesse B. Basel 

Senior Associate

Location: San Diego, California
Phone: (619) 696-9500 (Ext. 134)
Direct: (619) 546-5524
Fax: (800) 868-9350
Email: [email protected]


  • Securities Litigation and Arbitration
  • Financial Services Law
  • Corporate Litigation and Arbitration 
  • Trade Secret Disputes
  • Unfair Competition 
  • Employment Litigation 
  • Transactional Disputes 
  • Securities Industry Compliance
  • Regulatory Investigations 

Jesse B. Basel  

Jesse B. Basel is a senior associate in the firm’s San Diego office. Jesse’s practice includes securities and financial services litigation/arbitrations, corporate litigation and arbitration, trade secret disputes, unfair competition, employment litigation, transactional disputes, and securities industry compliance and regulatory investigations.

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Basel’s practice included representation of public entities and businesses in areas of employment, personal injury, and Constitutional law, acted as general counsel to businesses and public entities, and worked on some of the largest cases in securities litigation history against major financial institutions and investment banks. During law school, Mr. Basel was a member of the International Law Journal.

Outside of the office, Mr. Basel can be found rooting for San Francisco sports franchises, chasing after his Australian Shepherd, or enjoying the local golf courses.


  • University of California at Davis, Davis, California 
    • B.S., Nutrition Science: Biochemistry, 2008
  • University of San Diego, San Diego, California  
    • J.D., 2011
    • International Law Journal

Bar Admissions

  • California, 2012
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California


Honors & Awards