Jay B. Zimner, Esq.

Jay Zimner (’03), the founder and principal of Zimner Law, P.C., is a skilled problem solver who represents individuals and businesses in a wide variety of legal matters and proceedings. Jay has particular interest in real estate transactions, contract negotiations, and civil litigation. He has appeared in various courts in New York and Connecticut, and he has been successful in appeals before the Appellate Term and the Appellate Division.

Over the years, Jay’s practice has evolved to meet his clients’ needs, and has diversified due in large part to satisfied client referrals and a growing reputation among his peers as a passionate advocate and a compassionate counselor.

Jay exhibits the highest level of legal professionalism. He seeks to resolve matters by striking a strategic balance between zealous advocacy and crafting cost-and-time-saving settlements.

When he is not busy finding solutions for his clients Jay serves on several boards, is involved in business and community leadership, and acts as a mentor to many. He is the go-to person among his peers to fill business needs, to make introductions, and to help others flourish.

Born and raised in Arizona, Jay earned his Bachelor of Arts from the University of Arizona and his J.D. from Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law. He is admitted to practice law in New York, Connecticut, and the U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York.

Zimner Law, P.C.

444 Madison Avenue, 4th Floor
NY NY 10022

Ph: 212.952.4369
F: 212.952.4376

Areas Of Practice

The Law Offices of Jay B. Zimner is a full service law firm dedicated to helping individuals, businesses, and not-for-profits prevent and solve legal problems.

We work in a wide variety of contexts including civil and commercial litigation, business transactions and real estate.

We pride ourselves in our understanding of our client’s needs and in the dedication and personal attention that we provide to them.

Real Estate

The firm represents purchasers and sellers of commercial and residential real property.

Including interests in condominiums, single and multi-family dwellings, co-operatives, and common interest entities.

We also represent mortgage lenders in real estate transactions.


Litigation and alternative dispute resolution make up a significant part of our practice. We represent businesses and individuals in a wide variety of matters in the state courts of New York, New Jersey, Connecticut and United States District Courts.

The members of the firm have significant trial and appellate experience in the state and federal courts. We are actively involved in the defense and prosecution of claims for damages.


Link to Appellate Division, 2nd Dept. Decision

Link to Appellate Term, 1st Department Decision

Business Law

Our firm represents individuals and businesses in commercial matters in a wide range of contexts as counselors and litigators.

We represent clients in the purchase and sale of businesses at all stages of the process. We prepare and review contracts, help clients obtain licenses and permits, and negotiate on behalf of our clients.

A portion of our practice is devoted to providing general legal advice and consulting services to various not-for-profit organizations, businesses, and individuals.

Alternative Dispute Resolution

We represent clients in state and federal administrative proceedings. We have extensive experience in both arbitration and mediation proceedings, court applications to compel arbitration, to stay arbitration, and to enforce arbitration awards.

We understand each dispute must be approached and resolved in a manner that recognizes the client’s goals and the particularities of the case. When appropriate, we encourage alternative dispute resolution through mediation and arbitration.

Our Offices

We are located at

444 Madison Avenue, 4th Floor
NY NY 10022

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