Jay S. Knispel, Esq.
Founder and Managing Partner


Brooklyn, New York


  • Binghamton University, B.S. 1988
  • Albany Law School of Union University, J.D. 1991

Practice Areas:

  • Personal Injury
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Products Liability
  • Premises Liability
  • Wrongful Death
  • Catastrophic Injury


  • New York State Trial Lawyers Association
  • New York State Bar Association


  • New York State Bar
  • New Jersey State Bar
  • Connecticut State Bar
  • U.S. District Court of the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York


Jay S. Knispel is the firm’s Founder and Managing Partner. Mr. Knispel is a New York personal injury attorney representing clients in cases involving all kinds of injuries, including but not limited to: automobile and car accidents, construction accidents, medical malpractice, nursing home neglect or abuse, lead paint or carbon monoxide poisoning, slip-and-falls, dog bites, products liability, injuries caused by defective equipment and any other personal injuries or accidents that result in serious injury or death.

Mr. Knispel is licensed to practice law in the states of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. He is admitted to practice in the U.S. District Court for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York. He is a member in good standing of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association and the New York State Bar Association.

Born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, Mr. Knispel is a graduate of Binghamton University and received his law degree from Albany Law School of Union University. Upon graduation from law school, Mr. Knispel was inducted into the prestigious National Order of the Barristers. Prior to opening his own practice, Mr. Knispel was a Senior Trial Attorney for a major, national insurance company. He represented commercial clients such as United Parcel Service, Red Lobster restaurants, Federated Department Stores as well as hundreds of individuals. Mr. Knispel has litigated multi-million dollar catastrophic injury cases in the areas of automobile liability, products liability and premises liability. Several of his verdicts have been published in the New York Jury Verdict Reporter. Mr. Knispel has also lectured throughout the Northeast in the areas of automobile liability, premises liability and contractual indemnification.


Law Offices of Jay S. Knispel, LLC
450 Seventh Avenue, Suite 409
New York, New York 10123

(212) 564-2800 Main
(212) 564-2818 Fax

Email: jay@jsklegal.com