Joseph (Jay) B. Brown provides business counseling and advice to individuals and to large, medium and small companies, and represents them in the creation and formation of their businesses, in the preparation and review of various types of agreements ( including employment, shareholder and operating agreements), and in the purchase and sale of their businesses. 

Jay also engages in litigation in state and federal courts, and in various arbitration and mediation venues and settings. Although his litigation practice has encompassed many areas of the law, it primarily focuses on securities arbitration/litigation (generally representing investors against brokerage firms, brokers and financial advisors), estate disputes, will contests/disputes and business litigation (including breach of contracts, shareholder disputes, non-competition provisions, restrictive covenants, and injunctive and specific performance/enforcement of contracts relief).

  • Public Investors Arbitration Bar Association (PIABA), member
  • New Jersey State Bar Association, member
  • Bergen County Bar Association, member
  • Selected to the list of Bergen County's “Top Lawyers,” 2018-2020, in Business Law and Securities Law. This award is conferred by Bergen magazine

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