Primary Practice Areas:
Banking and Financial Services; and
Commercial Real Estate and Business Transactions;
Non-Profit Law and Affordable Housing Development; and
College of the Holy Cross (B.A. cum laude – English, 2008); University of Baltimore School of Law (J.D. summa cum laude – 2011); Associate Editor, University of Baltimore Law Review
Connecticut; Maryland; U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut
Jay Lawlor is a commercial litigation and land use attorney. Jay’s practice consists of representing businesses and individuals in various types of contractual, construction, real estate and civil matters. He has extensive experience litigating business tort claims, claims for violation of the Connecticut Unfair Trade Practices Act, tortious interference, abuse of process and breach of fiduciary duty. He regularly appears in court and has participated in multiple mediations.
In addition, Jay has experience negotiating and drafting commercial office and retail leases.
Prior to joining Hoopes Morganthaler Rausch & Scaramozza LLC, Jay served as a judicial intern to the Honorable Diana Gibbon Motz of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit and the Honorable Susan K. Gauvey of the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland. In addition, he was a member of and associate articles editor for the University of Baltimore Law Review.
Connecticut Bar Association, Hartford County Bar Association