PRESIDENT / BROKER
As President and Founder of The Oppenheim Group, Jason leads a team responsible for representing buyers and sellers of distinguished properties throughout Los Angeles and New York. He received his law degree and undergraduate degree from UC Berkeley where he graduated Phi Beta Kappa and first in his class. While at UC Berkeley, Jason held a position as an instructor in the Political Science and Legal Studies Departments.
After law school, Jason joined the Los Angeles office of the international law firm O’Melveny & Myers where he represented a broad range of corporate clients including the former CEO of Enron Corporation in a multi-billion dollar civil class action as well as the widely publicized Enron criminal trial. He later represented Advanced Micro Devices in a worldwide monopolization suit against IntelCorporation. Jason’s trial work, along with others’, has been featured prominently in The American Lawyer, New York Times, Los Angeles Times, and other major publications.
Following a successful career in law, including a prominent victory at the United States Supreme Court, Jason left his legal practice to follow five generations of family real estate tradition that began in 1889 when his great-great grandfather started one of the City’s first real estate companies.
Jason initially joined Coldwell Banker and quickly established himself as one of the Nation’s leading realtors – their team was recognized as the #1 Real Estate Team on the West Coast. After only three years in the business, Jason founded The Oppenheim Group brokerage at the corner of Sunset Blvd. and Sunset Plaza Dr., where he and his team currently sell more than 100 properties a year, including many record-breaking transactions. He closed several of the highest priced sales on the Sunset Strip including the largest sale ever recorded and the highest priced sale per sq. ft., the largest Beverly Hills land sale, the highest priced commercial sale per sq. ft. in Beverly Hills and the highest priced sale in Outpost Estates. He also currently has one of the largest listings in Los Angeles at $90 million.
Jason receives significant attention within the real estate community and beyond; as a selling agent on Bravo’s Million Dollar Listing, host of ABC’s Beautiful Homes & Great Estates, a listing agent on HGTV’s Selling L.A, identified as a Top 25 Agent in Los Angeles by The Hollywood Reporter, often featured in prestigious magazines including, Los Angeles Confidential, Angeleno, Beverly Hills Lifestyle, and on the front page of the Daily Journal. His properties have also been featured on the covers of the View and MLS magazine, with a current listing scheduled for Architectural Digest.
Throughout his career, Jason has traveled to more than seventy-five countries on five continents identifying select properties and leading numerous multi-million dollar real estate transactions. He is also constantly dedicated to enriching the profession, where he has been hired to teach Real Estate Practice at the University of California, Los Angeles and has been retained to provide expert testimony in real estate litigation cases.