Jason Torchinsky is a partner at HVJT Consulting and a nationally recognized expert on legal and policy matters affecting corporate, trade association and issue advocacy clients. He is skilled at guiding clients through the maze of lobbying and advocacy challenges with a track record of building winning strategies.
In addition to providing consulting services, Jason has built a successful law practice counseling clients on matters related to issue advocacy, lobbying disclosure, campaign finance, and election law.
Jason has been recognized by Chambers USA as one of the top “Government Law” attorneys in the country. He has also been honored by Politico as one of the “50 Politicos to Watch,” and Campaigns and Elections Magazine named Jason a “Rising Star of Politics.”
Jason is a frequent speaker on campaign finance and election law matters, including appearances before the National Conference of State Legislators and the American Association of Political Consultants. Additionally, Jason serves as an adjunct professor at the College of William and Mary School of Law, where he teaches about the IRS and political campaigns.
Prior to joining the firm, Jason was Counsel to the Assistant Attorney General for the Civil Rights Division at the United States Department of Justice. During the 2004 election cycle, Jason served as Deputy General Counsel to Bush-Cheney ’04 and Deputy General Counsel to the 2005 Presidential Inaugural Committee.
He holds a B.A. in Government and Public Policy from the College of William and Mary and a J.D. from the College of William and Mary School of Law.