Jay is a lifetime resident of Kent County, Delaware, having graduated from Smyrna High School (1969), Swarthmore College (1973) and Villanova Law School(1976).

He is a past President of the Kent County Bar Association and a past Vice President of the Delaware State Bar Association.

J. Jay Lazzeri


Jay specializes in workers compensation law and personal injury law.

Jay is a member of, and frequent guest lecturer for, the Delaware State Bar Association.  Each year the Delaware State Bar Association sponsors an all day continuing legal education seminar focusing on workers compensation law.   In recent years, Jay has been a featured speaker at many of these seminars including:

  • 2010 Death Benefits Seminar – Moderator
  • 2011 Ethics Issues in Discovery and Hearings – Moderator
  • 2012 Practice Pointers Seminar – Moderator
  • 2013 Practice Pointers Seminar – Moderator

Jay is a specialist in third-party liability cases where a worker is injured during the course of his or her employment by a third-party other than their employer.  Jay also has over 30 years experience in representing individuals involved in auto accidents.


Swarthmore College, B.A., 1973

Villanova University School of Law, J.D. 1976

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