Jason Resnick
Western Growers, Sr. Vice President & General Counsel

Jason Resnick joined Western Growers in 2003 as a staff attorney. Today as Sr. 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 a litigator at a prominent Orange County law firm. 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 law and ag labor availability issues. He serves on the board of directors for the Agricultural Personnel Management Association (APMA) and is a 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.

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Articles by Jason Resnick

Jun 03, 2014

Last year, two court decisions changed how employees must be paid when working for piece-rate. Western Growers Vice President and General Counsel Jason Resnick will help clarify how these decisions affect you, your payroll method, and how to comply with the changing legal landscape.

Apr 29, 2014

Western Growers, joined by a coalition of California-based agricultural associations, filed an amicus (“friend of the court”) brief in California’s Fifth District Court of Appeal in support of Gerawan Farming Inc.’s petition for a writ of review.  The writ raises statutory and constituti