Jacob R. Zissu

Partner

Location: New York, NY

Phone: 212.805.3943

Biography

Jacob Zissu is a partner in the New York office of Clausen Miller P.C. He concentrates his practice in the areas of civil litigation involving first-party property insurance, casualty liability, construction litigation, products liability, personal injury, and insurance coverage matters.

Jake began his legal career as an Assistant District Attorney with the Bronx County District Attorney’s Office, where he successfully investigated and tried numerous misdemeanor and felony cases.

While working at the Pentagon and the U.S. House of Representatives, Jake attended The Catholic University of America, graduating from The Columbus School of Law.

A graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy, Jake is a former U.S. Navy Officer with extensive engineering, maritime, and aviation experience.

Jake is admitted in New York, the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, and has litigated cases in state and federal courts in various other jurisdictions throughout the United States.

Education

  • J.D. The Catholic University of America, The Columbus School of Law, 2004
  • B.S. U.S. Naval Academy, 1996

Bar Admissions

  • New York

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Wisconsin
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Awards

  • Super Lawyers® Rising Stars 2014

Matters of Note

  • 455 Cos., LLC v. Landmark Am. Ins. Co.,

    No. 16-10034, 2017 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 125859 (E.D. Mich. Aug. 9, 2017)

  • Edgewood Manor Apartment Homes LLC v. RSUI Indem. Co.,

    782 F. Supp. 2d 716 (E.D. Wis. 2011)

  • Porco v. Lexington Ins. Co.,

    2009 WL 5171735 (S.D.N.Y., Dec. 30, 2009)

  • Chicago

    Illinois 60603

    10 South LaSalle Street

    Chicago, Illinois 60603

    T: 312.855.1010 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 312.606.7777 Office Managing Partner: Dennis D. Fitzpatrick

  • New York

    New York 10005

    28 Liberty Street 39th Floor

    New York, New York 10005

    T: 212.805.3900 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 212.805.3939 Office Managing Partner: Tyler Jay Lory

  • Irvine

    California 92614

    17901 Von Karman Avenue

    Suite 650

    Irvine, California 92614

    T: 949.260.3100 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 949.260.3190 Office Managing Partner: Ian R. Feldman

  • Florham Park

    New Jersey 07932

    100 Campus Drive

    Florham Park, New Jersey 07932

    T: 973.410.4130 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 973.410.4169 Office Managing Partner: Carl M. Perri

  • Michigan City

    Indiana 46360

    200 Commerce Square

    Michigan City, Indiana 46360

    T: 219.262.6106 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 312.606.7777 Office Managing Partners: Paige M. Neel, Kimbley A. Kearney

  • Appleton

    Wisconsin 54914

    4650 W. Spencer Street

    Appleton, Wisconsin 54914

    T: 920.560.4658 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 920.968.4650 Office Managing Partner: Patrick L. Breen

  • Stamford

    Connecticut 06902

    68 Southfield Avenue

    2 Stamford Landing Suite 100

    Stamford, Connecticut 06902

    T: 203.921.0303 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 212.805.3939 Office Managing Partner: Matthew J. Van Dusen

  • Tampa

    Florida 33609

    4830 West Kennedy Boulevard

    Suite 600

    Tampa, Florida 33609

    T: 813.509.2578 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 312.606.7777 Office Managing Partner: Anne E. Kevlin

  • Orlando

    Florida 32801

    618 E. South Street

    Suite 500

    Orlando, Florida 32801

    T: 813.509.2578 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 312.606.7777 Office Managing Partner: Anne E. Kevlin

  • San Francisco

    California 94111

    100 Pine Street

    Suite 1250

    San Francisco, California 94111

    T: 415.745.3598 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 949.260.3190 Office Managing Partner: Ian R. Feldman