Jason Lissy's practice focuses on insurance coverage, exclusively on behalf of policyholders, and other commercial litigation in state and federal courts, arbitrations, and mediations.
Selected by Law360 in 2017 as a "Top Attorney Under 40" in the insurance law category (one of five attorneys nationwide) and recognized by The Legal 500 as a "Next Generation Lawyer" (2018) and "Rising Star" (2019 and 2020), Jason has advised policyholders in some of the most complex, high-stakes coverage disputes across the country involving catastrophic property loss and business interruption, builder's risk, directors and officers liability, professional liability, employment practices liability, and commercial general liability claims.
Jason is experienced in all stages of litigation and non-adversarial dealings with insurers, including coverage analysis and claims correspondence, pleadings, written discovery, motion practice, trial preparation, and settlement.
Jason is a member of the Risk and Insurance Management Society (RIMS) New York Chapter and the Insurance Law Section of the New Jersey State Bar Association.
Proposed California Legislation Would Create Important Rebuttable Presumptions Supporting COVID-19 Business Interruption Coverage
English Court to Provide Guidance on Whether Common UK Insurance Policy Wordings Cover COVID-19 Claims
French Court Orders Insurer to Indemnify Restauranteur's COVID-19-Related Business Interruption Losses
Federal Court Acknowledges Coverage for Ransomware Losses Under Traditional Property Insurance Policy
- January 2020
Bad Faith Claims When Verdicts Exceed Policy Limits: Navigating Nuances of the Insurer’s Duty to Settle, Strafford Publications Webinar
- Columbia University (J.D. 2011; Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar); Swarthmore College (B.A. with high honors 2008; Phi Beta Kappa; Lippincott Fellow)
- New York and New Jersey
Law360 "Rising Star" (2017)
The Legal 500 "Next Generation Lawyer" (2018) and "Rising Star" (2019 and 2020) in the area of: insurance — advice to policyholders