Jonathan (“Jon”) Spaeth has been a practicing attorney for more than 30 years. Mr. Spaeth brings a unique blend of law firm and in-house experience to FH+H.
Mr. Spaeth was a Partner for many years at the Washington, D.C. office of Akin, Gump, Strauss, Hauer & Feld, LLP, where he conducted high-profile litigation for Fortune 100 and other large corporate clients.
Following his law firm experience, Mr. Spaeth held a variety of senior in-house positions at private and public companies in the defense industry, including Raytheon. Most recently, Mr. Spaeth served as General Counsel to the largest division of Zebra Technologies Corporation, where he negotiated the company’s highly publicized contract with the National Football League, and as General Counsel to two technology start-ups.
Mr. Spaeth’s principal areas of expertise are civil litigation, commercial transactions and contracts, government contracts, regulatory compliance, and labor and employment matters.
A native of Washington, D.C., Mr. Spaeth obtained his undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan and his law degree from the University of Virginia.