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Jay C. Carlisle II

Jay C. Carlisle II

Jay C. Carlisle II

Senior Counsel

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Phone: (914) 684-6800
Fax: (914) 684-6986
Email: jcarlisle@chnnb.com

Biography

Jay C. Carlisle II (A.B., 1965, University of California at Los Angeles [U.C.LA.]; J.D., 1969, King Hall at the University of California; 1969-70 Columbia University School of International Affairs) was admitted to practice in New York in 1970. He has litigated cases in state and federal courts throughout the nation. He was a professor of Law for 38 years at the Elizabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University and also was assistant dean at the SUNY-Buffalo Law School for three years.  During his academic tenure Carlisle was an active litigation consultant and expert witness for law firms in the New York City area. He has served for many years, by appointments of the Chief Judge of New York and three governors, on statewide ethics and public service commissions. Carlisle has served for many years as a Special Master for the Supreme Court of New York, and is currently a referee for the NYS Commission on Judicial Conduct and a commissioner for the New York State Law Revision Commission. Carlisle is known for his scholarship on Civil Procedure, New York Practice and Professional Responsibility which has been cited by many courts including the New York State Court of Appeals and U.S. Court of Appeals for Second Circuit. Carlisle's expert witness work includes appearances before state and federal courts in New York and Connecticut, the High Court of Appeals in England, and the International Chamber of Commerce Court of Arbitration in Paris. Carlisle has taught as an adjunct professor at the Fordham, New York, Quinnipiac and Pace law schools and is a frequent lecturer on ethics and civil procedure for many continuing legal education providers. He is a recipient of teaching awards from the New York State Trial Lawyers Association and the ABA-American Law Institute and he served for many years as a director and Vice-President of the Westchester County Bar Foundation which presented him its annual distinguished public service award in 2013. Carlisle is an elected life fellow of the New York State and American Bar Associations. In 2015 the New York Law Journal selected Carlisle as one of its outstanding public interest lawyers.

Practice Area

  • Litigation

Reported Decisions

  • Yoon v. Fordham University Faculty, 173 Fed.Appx. 936, 2006 WL 1049100, 210 Ed. Law Rep. 608, 38 Employee Benefits Cas. 1295, C.A.2 (N.Y.), April 14, 2006 (NO. 05-0173-CV)
  • Yoon v. Fordham Univ. Faculty and Administrative Retire ment Plan, 263 F.3d 196, 2001 WL 993708, 156 Ed. Law Rep. 767, 26 Employee Benefits Cas. 2301, C.A.2 (N.Y.), August 30, 2001 (NO. 00-9465)
  • Pauk v. Pauk, 232 A.D.2d 392, 648 N.Y.S.2d 134, 1996 WL 604012, N.Y.A.D. 2 Dept., October 07, 1996 (NO. 95-08442, 95-08444)
  • Key Bank of New York, N.A. v. K.H. Associates, 210 A.D.2d 769, 620 N.Y.S.2d 537, 1994 WL 709707, N.Y.A.D. 3 Dept., December 22, 1994 (NO. 70213)
  • Lipin v. Bender, 84 N.Y.2d 562, 644 N.E.2d 1300, 620 N.Y.S.2d 744, 1994 WL 594250, N.Y., November 01, 1994 (NO. 171)
  • Hamilton v. Wadsworth Pub. Co., Inc., 589 F.Supp. 417, D.Del., June 14, 1984 (NO. CIV. 78-421-JLL)
  • Singleton v. Cory, 465 F.Supp. 14, 100 L.R.R.M. (BNA) 2605, 84 Lab.Cas. P 10,939, S.D.N.Y., October 27, 1978 (NO. 78 CIV. 4799)
  • Ghandi v. Police Dept. of City of Detroit, 74 F.R.D. 115, 23 Fed.R.Serv.2d 616, 23 Fed.R.Serv.2d 351, E.D.Mich., March 14, 1977 (NO. CIV 4-72019)
  • U. S. Labor Party v. Codd, 527 F.2d 118, C.A.2 (N.Y.), December 09, 1975 (NO. 160, 75-7240)
  • International Union, United Auto., Aerospace and Agr. Implement Workers of America (UAW) v. National Caucus of Labor Committees, 525 F.2d 323, 20 Fed.R.Serv.2d 1401, C.A.2 (N.Y.), November 12, 1975 (NO. 75-7470, MOTION 6)
  • Salera v. Tucker, 399 F.Supp. 1258, E.D.Pa., July 31, 1975 (NO. CIV. 74-2340, CIV. 74-2353)
  • Ghandi v. Police Dept. of City of Detroit, 66 F.R.D. 385, E.D.Mich., April 11, 1975 (NO. CIV 4-72019)
  • U. S. Labor Party v. Codd, 391 F.Supp. 920, E.D.N.Y., March 11, 1975 (NO. 74 C 1190)
  • Gomez v. Board of Ed. of Dulce Independent School Dist. No. 21, 85 N.M. 708, 516 P.2d 679, N.M., November 30, 1973 (NO. 9763)
  • Equitable Bldg. and Loan Ass'n v. Davidson, 85 N.M. 621, 515 P.2d 140, N.M., October 05, 1973 (NO. 9570)
  • State ex rel. State Highway Dept. v. Yurcic, 85 N.M. 220, 511 P.2d 546, N.M., June 22, 1973 (NO. 9537)

Education

  • University of California, Los Angeles (A.B., 1965)
  • University of California, Davis (J.D., 1969)
  • Columbia University School of International Affairs (1970)

Awards

  • Recipient of three Barbara Salken Outstanding Professor Awards at Pace Law School
  • Academic Excellence Award, NYS Trial Lawyers Association, 2013
  • Outstanding Citizenship Award, Westchester County Executive, 2013
  • Outstanding Professor of the Year, Pace Law School, 2013
  • Outstanding Educator and Scholar Award, Westchester County Bar Foundation, 2013
  • Pace Law School Alumni Association Award, 2007 and 2014
  • Honored as a Lawyer Who Leads by Example in Public Service, the New York Law Journal, 2015

Memberships

  • Appointed to statewide commissions and committees by three New York State governors and one Chief Judge
  • Appointed as a Law Revision Commissioner by Governor David Paterson in 2009
  • Referee for the New York State Commission on Judicial Conduct since 1999
  • Special master for the Supreme Court of New York since 1980

Publications