Jay Strosberg

Jay is a partner at Strosberg Sasso Sutts LLP.  His practice is primarily focused on commercial and class action litigation.  He has extensive experience structuring and litigating complex national and international class actions.  

About

Mr. Strosberg is co-lead counsel for plaintiffs in class actions concerning publicly-traded securities, contracts and consumer-related matters. He has successfully resolved several national and international securities, foreign exchange and consumer class actions.
 
Mr. Strosberg has been involved in several precedent-setting cases.  He was co-lead counsel in the Imax securities class action, the first case litigated under Part 23.1 of Ontario’s Securities Act, which is still regarded as a leading case on securities class actions in Canada. 
 
Mr. Strosberg is regularly invited to speak at legal conferences across Canada on a broad range of topics including securities class actions.  His high profile cases frequently attract national and international media coverage for which he is often interviewed.

Practice Areas

  • Civil litigation
  • Class actions

Education

University of Windsor (LL.B.)
2001
Huron University College (B.A.)
1998

Achievements

  • Mr. Strosberg has recovered more than $200 million for his class action clients.
  • In 2015, he was recognized by Lexpert and the Globe and Mail as one of Canada’s “Rising Stars - Top 40 Lawyers Under 40”.  He was also recognized as a leading cross-border class actions litigation lawyer in the 2015 Lexpert Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-border Litigation Lawyers in Canada.

Leadership

  • Vice Chair, Windsor Essex Community Foundation
  • Past President, Windsor West Federal Liberal Riding Association
     

Publications

Co-Chair, The Canadian Institute’s Litigation Funding Conference, Toronto, Ontario - November 19 – 20, 2015

The Wild West of Secondary Market Liability Leave Tests”, Author and Presenter, Western Canadian Class Actions Conference, 2013

Current Trends in Securities Class Proceedings”, Author and Presenter, The Law Society of Upper Canada: Emerging Issues in Directors’ and Officers’ Liability Conference, 2013

"Update on Securities Class Actions - What's New from the Perspective of Defense and Plaintiff Counsel" – Presenter, Ontario Bar Association’s 5th Annual Class Action Colloquium, 2013