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Jacob M. Pylman

545 Long Wharf Drive
Ninth Floor
New Haven, Connecticut 06511
Phone:  203.672.1635
Fax:  203.672.1655

Biography

Mr. Pylman is an associate in the firm’s Commercial Litigation and Bankruptcy and Creditors' Rights practice groups. He represents creditors and other interested parties in commercial bankruptcy proceedings and litigates commercial, corporate and employment disputes in state and federal court.

Immediately prior to entering private practice, Mr. Pylman served as law clerk to the Honorable Charles. S. Haight, Jr., of the Southern District of New York, during his designation on the District of Connecticut. Previously, he served as law clerk to the Honorable Thomas P. Smith, United States Magistrate Judge for the District of Connecticut.

Published Works

  • Contributing Author, USA Legal Compendium for the Factoring Industry: State by State Legal Information, International Factoring Association, 2017

Legal Experience

  • LeClairRyan, New Haven, Connecticut, 2016 – Present
  • Law Clerk, The Honorable Charles S. Haight, Jr., United States District Court for the District of Connecticut and the Southern District of New York, 2014 – 2016
  • Law Clerk, The Honorable Thomas P. Smith, United States District Court for the District of Connecticut, 2012 – 2014

Memberships and Affiliations

  • New Haven County Bar Association: Member, 2015 - Present
  • Big Brothers & Big Sisters, Bloomfield CT: Mentor, 2012-14

Distinctions

  • CALI Excellence Awards in Advanced Tax Clinic, American Law and Slavery, Estate Planning and Regulation of Financial Institutions
  • Hyman Blumberg Prize Scholarship recipient
  • Recognized by Law & Politics magazine as a Connecticut Super Lawyer Rising Star in Business Litigation, 2018. For more information on the selection process, click here.

     

Education

  • J.D., with honors, University of Connecticut School of Law, 2011
  • B.A., with highest distinction, University of Rochester, 2007

Bar Admissions

  • Connecticut
  • Massachusetts

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Connecticut
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts