Joseph (Jay) B. Brown

Joseph (Jay) B. Brown

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Jay Brown provides business counseling and advice to individuals and to large, medium and small companies, and represents them in the creation and formation of their businesses, in the preparation and review of various types of agreements ( including employment, shareholder and operating agreements), and in the purchase and sale of their businesses.  In addition, Mr. Brown represents clients in land use matters before municipal planning and zoning boards.

Mr. Brown also engages in litigation in state and federal courts, and in various arbitration and mediation venues and settings. Although his litigation practice has encompassed many areas of the law, it primarily focuses on securities arbitration/litigation (representing investors against brokerage firms, brokers and financial advisors), estate disputes, will contests/disputes and business litigation (including breach of contracts, shareholder disputes, non-competition provisions, restrictive covenants, and injunctive and specific performance/enforcement of contracts relief).

Mr. Brown was included on (201) Magazine’s list of Bergen County’s “Top Lawyers” in 2015, 2016 and 2017 in Business, Corporate & Commercial, and Securities.

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  • Cornell University School of Law, J.D.
  • University of Rochester, B.A.

  • New Jersey
  • United States District Court, District of New Jersey
  • United States Tax Court

Mr. Brown is a member of the Public Investors Arbitration Bar Association (PIABA).

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