About Jay Meyers - Bankruptcy Lawyer
Staten Island - Brooklyn - Manhattan
Jay Meyers was born in Queens. N.Y and raised in Staten Island. He earned a spot in the combined and accelerated BA/JD program at SUNY Albany and Albany Law School, becoming a lawyer at the young age of 23.
His experience in Business, transactional law, commercial collections as well as Bankruptcy/Restructuring is quite extensive. He has actively participated in thousands of bankruptcy proceedings over the years, both as debtor’s counsel and as creditor’s counsel. He has also served as trusted business counsel for both well know domestic and international companies, and closely held companies as well. His services are primarily focused to regulatory affairs, commercial transactions and pre-litigation in various industries.
Business sectors and select representative clients include:
Transportation and Shipping:
- United Parcel Service (UPS)
Medical and Pharmaceutical:
- McKesson Pharmaceutical
- Navinta Pharmaceutical
- Asaar Health Care (MSO)
- Advanced Healthcare Solutions
- Brustor of Belgium
- Valle Verde Produce S.A, (Peru’s largest produce exporter)
Equipment Sale, service and leasing:
- Linder Industrial Equipment,
- Gaeta Interior Demolition
- Seaport Federal Credit Union
- Northfield Bank
- Payventures, Inc.,
- Signature Servicing, LLC.
- Jay’s NY office is the preferred provider to members of:
- The International Longshoreman’s Association
- The U.S. Postal Clerk Union
- The Grocer Cashiers and Clerk’s Union.
Jay Meyers was selected by President George W. Bush to be a member of his Small Business Advisory Council in 2002.
After 9/11, Jay enlisted in the N.Y Guard 54th Civil Affairs Brigade, where he received a commission as a Caption and received the Commander’s Recognition Award. He also completed Search and Rescue Training.
Jay is an Arbitrator. He served on the Richmond County Bar’s attorney/ client fee dispute committee, and often Arbitrates disputes for FINRA (Financial Industry Regulatory Authority).
- New York (1991)
- Florida (2017)
- New Jersey (2019)
- Connecticut (ret. 2017)
Jay resides in Delray Beach Florida with his wife and two sons, who keep him busy with travel hockey, and golf. He also enjoys boating, fishing, biking, cooking and the familys’ French bulldog Freddie.