Jason Resnick
Western Growers, Vice President & General Counsel

Jason Resnick joined Western Growers in 2003, initially as in-house counsel. Today as Vice President and General Counsel, he has responsibility for overseeing the organization’s legal affairs. Jason works closely with the Western Growers executive team on legal, business and policy matters and he has primary staff responsibility for the Western Growers Labor Committee. 

Prior to joining Western Growers, Jason was an attorney at the Orange County law firm Woodruff, Spradlin & Smart where he practiced for seven years. His litigation experience includes trying jury and bench trials, administrative proceedings before state and federal agencies, and drafting appellate briefs to the California Supreme Court and state and federal courts of appeal. 

Jason is a frequent speaker and magazine contributor on employment and labor law matters and other legal issues affecting the California and Arizona agriculture industries. He is past co-chair of the Agribusiness Committee of the State Bar of California. 

Jason received his bachelor’s degree from the University of California, Irvine and his JD from the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law. 

Contact information

Contact Email:
jresnick@wga.com
949-885-2253

Articles by Jason Resnick

Jun 30, 2015
In H-2A

Yesterday, the Wall Street Journal reported that the system failure which prevented the processing of visas around the world for over two weeks -- including H-2A visas for farm workers -- has been resolved.  Initially it was estimated that the inability of the State Department to process H2A visa

Jun 25, 2015

Sylvia Torres-Guillen, the Agricultural Labor Relations Board’s (ALRB) general counsel, has left the agency to serve as special counsel to Governor Jerry Brown.  Torres-Guillen’s tenure was marked by major policy and personnel changes as well as controversial actions in a number of cases, most no

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