Jay Silberblatt testified before the Judiciary Committees of the Pennsylvania Senate and the Pennsylvania House of Representatives on the issue of joint and several liability. Although both legislative bodies are considering changes to the law, Jay advocated the position of the Pennsylvania Bar Association to maintain our present law that assures full compensation to injured victims.
Silberblatt Testifies Before Judiciary Committee of the Pennsylvania Senate and the Pennsylvania House of Representatives on Joint and Several Liability
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Jay N. Silberblatt is a 1977 cum laude graduate of Allegheny College where he received Departmental Honors in American Studies. He earned his law degree at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law in 1980 where he served as a Senior Writer on the Law Review. Jay has served as Chair of the Pennsylvania Bar Association Civil Litigation Section and as Chair of the Civil Litigation Section of the Allegheny County Bar Association. He is Zone 12 Governor of the Pennsylvania Bar Association, a member of its House of Delegates, and is the Chair of its Professional Liability Committee. Jay is a Fellow of the Academy of Trial Lawyers of Allegheny County, a select group of the top trial lawyers in Allegheny County, where he has been active on its Professionalism Committee and has served as Chair of its Electronics for the Litigator Committee and its Website Committee.