Jay W. Freiberg

Jay W. Freiberg is the chair of Katten's New York Fiduciary Litigation practice and aggressively represents all parties in fiduciary litigation. A federal court clerk and commercial litigator by training, Jay possesses a unique skill set to efficiently obtain victories for his clients.

Jay specializes in complex trust and estate disputes, including fraud and tax issues, and multi-jurisdiction litigation. In addition, he counsels clients, including closely held businesses and partnerships, in real estate, securities, contract and business tort disputes. A litigator for more than 20 years, Jay's matters regularly bring him to both state and federal courts in New York and around the country.

Jay is also an adjunct professor at Fordham University School of Law, where he teaches legal writing.

Before joining Katten, Jay was a clerk for the Honorable Diane Weiss Sigmund, former judge for the US Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania.

Good to know

Areas of Practice 1) Litigation and Dispute Resolution, 2) Securities Litigation and Enforcement, 3) Tax Controversy and Litigation, 4) Real Estate Litigation, 5) Financial Services Litigation, 6) Environmental Litigation and 7) Private Client Services
Law School The George Washington University Law School (J.D.)
Education Binghamton University (B.A.)
Bar Member / Association New York State Bar Association
Most recent firm Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
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