Mr. Spaeth has been a practicing attorney for more than 25 years and brings a unique blend of law firm and in-house experience to our team. He will round out the services FH+H provides to the region's most prominent public and private companies.
Mr. Spaeth was a long-time partner at Akin, Gump, Strauss, Hauer & Feld LLP, where he led high-profile, complex civil litigation for Fortune 100 and other large corporate clients. He subsequently held a variety of executive in-house positions at private and public companies across the technology and defense sectors, including Zebra Technologies and Raytheon.
"I am very pleased to join a group of successful, dedicated lawyers who are committed to achieving the most effective results on behalf of their clients," Mr. Spaeth said. "FH+H has a well-deserved reputation for client service, integrity, and the highest ethical standards, and I look forward to working and building my practice here."
Mr. Spaeth’s principal areas of expertise are civil litigation, commercial transactions, government contracts, artificial intelligence, privacy, and labor and employment matters.
"Jon has spent his entire career helping companies solve complex problems," FH+H Managing Partner Tom Craig said. "His experience will immediately benefit our clients. We are excited to welcome a lawyer onto our team who has such deep expertise in areas our clients value most."
Mr. Spaeth received his law degree from the University of Virginia and his undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan. He also serves as pro-bono counsel to the four-star charity navigator rated veterans' organization, Hope for the Warriors. Mr. Spaeth, his wife, and family reside in the Washington, D.C. region.
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