Jason J. Lavery

Jason J. Lavery

“Is my philosophy that a great attorney must be honest, confident, analytical, attentive, trustworthy, responsive and have a great work ethic. I bring these qualities to each case and work toward solutions in a timely and economical fashion. Additionally, my time spent on various business and charitable boards ”




  • New York
  • New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York
  • U.S. District Court,  District of New Jersey


  • J.D., Seton Hall University School of Law

  • Law Clerk to the Honorable Arthur N. D’Italia, Assignment Judge of the New Jersey Superior Court, Hudson County
  • B.A., Rutgers University, History


  • New York State Bar Association
  • Tax Section
  • Member, Committee on Corporations
  • Member, Committee on Partners and Partnerships
  • American Bar Association
  • Section of Taxation
  • Member, Committee on Real Estate
  • Member, Committee on Individual Investments and Workouts
  • City of Stamford, Member, Stamford Board of Ethics
  • Bloomberg BNA Tax Management Inc, Advisory Board, Member
    Giulio Gari Opera Foundation, Member, Board of Directors and tax counsel

Jason J. Lavery is a partner in the Firm’s Healthcare and General Liability Defense Group. He is a seasoned litigator whose practice focuses on all aspects of civil litigation defense, including professional negligence, construction and labor law, premises liability, medical malpractice, employment law, general insurance defense, negligent security and dram shop law.

Mr. Lavery was associated with a regional defense firm in New Jersey where he practiced employment law and civil defense litigation in state and federal court.

Prior to joining Dorf Nelson & Zauderer, Mr. Lavery was a partner at Barker Patterson Nichols.

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