Bar Admissions

  • California
  • Ontario, Canada


  • LL.M., with high distinction, Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, 2005
  • LL.B., University of Windsor, Ontario, Canada, 1996
  • B.A., honors, Queen's University, Ontario, Canada, 1990


  • State Bar of California

    Law Society of Upper Canada

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Jason P. Trenton


Jason Trenton is a partner in Venable's Tax and Wealth Planning practice. He is a legal specialist in estate planning, trust, and probate law certified by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization. He advises clients on trusts and estates, family business succession planning, and international estate planning, with a particular focus on U.S.-Canada estate planning.

Prior to beginning his legal career, Jason served as a commissioned naval officer with the Canadian Department of National Defence.

Significant Matters

  • Represented high-net-worth clientele on a wide range of international and domestic matters, including tax compliance, expatriation, and pre-immigration planning.
  • Advises professional athletes on cross-border tax and estate planning.