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Jay R. Speyer

Tel: 212.735.8648
Fax: 917.522.3148
Email: jspeyer@morrisoncohen.com

Jay is a partner in the Firm’s Business Litigation Department. He has represented businesses and individuals in federal and state court in all phases of litigation from the pleading stage through trial and appeals as well as in both arbitrations and mediations.

Jay’s practice includes all areas of civil litigation with a focus on complex commercial litigation, real estate litigation, contract and partnership disputes, litigation involving closely held businesses, and employment and securities matters. Jay also has extensive experience representing clients in a broad range of other matters including trusts and estate litigation, insurance related disputes, class actions, cases involving creditors’ rights, fraud cases, intellectual property matters, and out-of-court restructurings. He also regularly counsels clients in connection with litigation avoidance and non-litigation resolutions to disputes in an effort to promote business resolutions wherever practicable and in his clients’ interests.


Columbia University School of Law
       Member, Journal of Transnational Law
       Finalist, Jerome Michael Jury Trials Moot Court Program