David Jay

David Jay

Shareholder

David Jay is the Co-Managing Shareholder of the New Jersey office and an experienced litigator who handles a wide variety of complex, multi-party commercial cases from inception through settlement, trial and appeal. He has defended consumer fraud, health care and computer class action claims involving hundreds of millions of dollars and is a founding member of the Class Action Committee of the New Jersey State Bar Association. David has also managed dozens of multimillion-dollar environmental, employment, business interruption, intellectual property and product liability insurance coverage claims. He has represented major health plans, computer, pharmaceutical, chemical and communications companies in a variety of disputes.

Concentrations

  • Class action litigation
  • Complex commercial litigation
  • Hatch-Waxman litigation
  • Health care litigation
  • Pharmaceutical licensing disputes
  • Insurance coverage litigation
  • Environmental litigation
  • Technology litigation
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Capabilities

Experience

  • Representation of Samsung Electronics America in a consolidated putative class action in the District of New Jersey involving smartphone devices. Succeeded on motion to compel arbitration, as the Court ruled that the arbitration provision in the End User License Agreement (EULA) is valid and enforceable, and dismissed the case.

Recognition & Leadership

  • Former Co-Director of Membership, New Jersey Women Lawyers Association
  • Founding Member, New Jersey State Bar Association, Class Action Committee
  • Member, Association of the Federal Bar of New Jersey 
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, New Jersey State Bar Association
    • Co-Chair, Work-Life Balance Task Force
  • Board of Directors, Marlboro Soccer Association

Credentials

Education
  • J.D., cum laude, New York University School of Law, 1995
  • B.B.A., summa cum laude, University of Massachusetts, 1992
Admissions
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • Supreme Court of New Jersey
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York