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Jason P. Sultzer

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Jason Sultzer is a class action attorney who represents clients throughout the United States in complex and high-stakes litigation. He has amassed nearly two decades of experience in litigating mass tort, product liability, commercial litigation, and intellectual property-related cases.

Mr. Sultzer has successfully tried and litigated matters involving Fortune 500 companies in highly publicized class action lawsuits. He has argued these cases in both federal and state courts and before the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation.

A Leader in Class Action

As lead counsel in a number of class action lawsuits, Mr. Sultzer has recovered millions of dollars and/or obtained injunctive relief on behalf of consumers nationwide. Additionally, he is a frequent contributor and lecturer regarding class action lawsuits, and he has been quoted in national publications concerning class action settlement practices and the Class Action Fairness Act.

Jason Sultzer has represented class action matters including:

  • Breach of warranty
  • Product liability
  • Unfair competition
  • Wage and hour violations
  • Employment discrimination
  • Consumer protection

He also represents clients in cases of:

  • Catastrophic Personal Injury
  • Fire and Casualty
  • Commercial Litigation
  • General Business Litigation
  • Unfair Competition

Decades of Experience Working for You

Over the course of their legal careers, Mr. Sultzer and Mr. Shoop have successfully litigated hundreds of product liability cases involving a wide range of consumer products and medical devices, including those that caused catastrophic injuries and/or wrongful deaths.

Mr. Sultzer has additional experience litigating matters pertaining to complex commercial disputes. Most recently, he obtained a multi-million-dollar recovery for real estate developer in a breach of contract action concerning a waterfront property in New York City.

Previously, Mr. Sultzer was in-house counsel at Owens Corning, a Fortune 500 Company, where he was involved in defending the company against tens of thousands of asbestos lawsuits throughout the country.

Jason Sultzer has earned recognition from several prestigious organizations, including:

  • AV Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
  • American Law Media’s Mass Tort Lawyer of the Year (2013, 2015)
  • New York Super Lawyers®: Class Action/Mass Torts Litigation (2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)
  • Litigation Counsel of America, Fellow
  • CALI Publishing Award for Excellence in Trial Advocacy
  • Moot Court Board of Advocates

Mr. Sultzer’s Litigation Counsel of America (LCA) fellowship is a tremendous compliment: The honorary society recognizes excellence among trial lawyers. Fellowship in the LCA is a highly selective process and opportunities for membership are extended by invitation only. The group is composed of less than one-half of one percent of American lawyers.

Giving Back to the Community

Mr. Sultzer is involved in several charities and organizations benefitting the community. He is a proud member of the board for BeLikeCoach, a national non-profit that aims to help children through improving schools, science education, and sports programs. Mr. Sultzer also serves on the board for GeoPlunge, an organization dedicated to educating elementary school children across America in geography.

Mr. Sultzer and Mr. Shoop began their legal careers together at one of the largest law firms in the country. They were eager to reunite at Shoop | A Professional Law Corporation to provide clients with a formidable legal team with proven results and a national presence.

Bar Admissions:

  • New York State Bar
  • U.S. District Court, Southern, Eastern, and Northern Districts of New York
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court Bar