Foley & Mansfield
Foley & Mansfield

Jazz A Hampton

Attorney - Minneapolis


Bar Admissions: Minnesota; U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota; United States Court of Federal Claims

Practice Groups: Toxic/Mass Tort; Product Liability; Personal Injury Defense; Commercial Litigation

Education: University of St. Thomas School of Law. JD, 2015; University of St. Thomas, B.A., Computer Science Information Systems, 2012

Memberships: The Defense Research Institute (DRI); Ramsey County Bar Association


Jazz Hampton is an attorney in the Minneapolis office of Foley & Mansfield. He focuses his practice in the areas of toxic/mass tort, product liability and commercial litigation. 

Prior to practice, Jazz clerked with the contracts department at 3M,  as well as the Anoka County and Ramsey County Public Defender’s Offices.  Throughout law school,  he worked in the Community Justice Project legal Clinic, providing at risk youth with legal services, case management, and general support. Jazz also completed an Externship Program with Hennepin County Judge Holton Dimick.

Jazz  serves as co-chair of the firm’s national Diversity Committee, which is responsible for implementation of the Mansfield Rule 2.0 and other initiatives designed to enhance firm wide diversity and inclusion.

In his free time Jazz enjoys developing mobile applications and coaching youth football and basketball.


March 1, 2019
Foley & Mansfield: Defining Success in Diversity and Inclusion

Jazz Hampton, co-chair of the firm's National Diversity Committee, discusses Foley & Mansfield's initiatives in Minnesota Lawyer Magazine.


April 6, 2018
From Michigan to Minnesota: Water Pollution is Under the Microscope

At the end of last month, 3M Co. settled a lawsuit with Minnesota’s Attorney General Lori Swanson for $850 million, putting an end to eight years of litigation over a chemical that was allegedly released into the state’s water.



  • Jazz is a volunteer coach for the Holy Angels affiliated basketball team, Shooting Stars


  • Jazz Hampton discusses the firm's commitment to diversity and inclusion in Minnesota Lawyer Magazine, January, 2019. Read this Article.
  • From Michigan to Minnesota: Water Pollution is Under the Microscope, Attorney at Law Magazine, April, 2018. Read this Article.