Jay A. Wechsler

Jay A. Wechsler

Associate
Location:
New York, New York
Phone:
800-574-4529
Email:

Jay Wechsler is an Associate at Arye, Lustig & Sassower, P.C. Mr. Wechsler has devoted his career to fighting and protecting the rights of the injured. He handles all aspects of the firm's personal injury practice and medical malpractice cases.  He has significant experience in construction accidents, motor vehicle accidents, premises liability cases and medical malpractice cases with a very high rate of success.

Mr., Wechsler has been selected to the New York Super Lawyers-Rising Stars list which comprises the top 2.5 percent of all attorneys under 40.

Mr. Wechsler has been a frequent contributor to a legal column in the Long Island Herald and has had a recent article on Firefighter Law published in the Nassau Law Journal. 

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury - Plaintiff
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Firefighter Injury
  • Products Liability

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 2002
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York, 2007
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 2007
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of New York, 2008
  • U.S. District Court Western District of New York, 2008
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit, 2008

Education

  • Tulane Law School, New Orleans, Louisiana
    • J.D. - 2001
    • Honors: Moot Court Board
  • University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia
    • B.A. - 1998
    • Honors: Dean's List
    • Honors: Psi Chi Honor Society
    • Major: Psychology

Published Works

  • Jay Wechsler Featured in Long Island Herald's Ask the Lawyer
  • Protecting Those Who Protect Us: A Primer on the Law, Nassau Lawyer, Vol. 62, No. 10, June 14, 2013

Classes/Seminars

  • Personal Injury Seminar, Meyer, Suozzi, English, & Klein, P.C., 2013

Honors and Awards

  • NY Super Lawyers Rising Star - Top 2.5% of All Attorneys Under 40, 2013 - 2016

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New York State Bar Association
  • New York State Trial Lawyer’s Association