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Jay S. Geller


Current Position

Sole Member
Law Office of Jay S. Geller
Lunt Professional Building
74 Lunt Road, Suite 206
Falmouth, ME 04105

Tel: 207-899-1477

Class: XXIV (2013)Circuit: First


Dartmouth College, A.B. (1982)
Boston University School of Law, J.D. (1985)

Professional Career

Sole Member, Law Office of Jay S. Geller (2000-2008; 2012-)
Of Counsel, Shaw Fishman Glantz & Towbin (2002-2008; 2012-2016)
Shareholder, Bernstein, Shur, Sawyer & Nelson (2009-2011)
Associate/Partner, Jenner & Block (1985-1999)


American College of Bankruptcy, Fellow (2013-)
American Bankruptcy Institute (1998-)
Maine State Bar Association (2000-)
Dartmouth Lawyers Association (1985-)
Congregation Bet Ha'am (Portland, ME), Finance Committee (2013-)
American Bar Association (1985-)


"A Bankruptcy Submission Hold: Forfeiture of Jury Trial Rights by Debtors and their Successors in Interest," Bankruptcy Litigation Newsletter, American Bar Association, Vol. 16, No. 3 Spring 2011 Co-author


Best Lawyers, Bankrupty and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law Lawyer of the Year (Portland, ME) (2014, 2018, 2021)
Best Lawyers, Litigation-Bankruptcy Lawyer of the Year (Portland, ME) (2013, 2016)
BTI Consulting Group, Client Service All-Star (2010)