Justin O. Kay


Justin O. Kay is a partner and member of the firm’s Class Actions Team and TCPA Team in the Litigation Group. His practice focuses on complex civil matters in federal court (including before the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation), in state court, and before federal agencies.  Justin is a regular contributor to the TCPA Team’s blog.


Consumer Class Action Defense. Justin’s consumer class action defense practice focuses on defending corporations in cases involving federal and state consumer protection laws.  His experience includes defending claims involving the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA), the Fair and Accurate Credit Transaction Act (FACTA), and various state consumer protection statutes.


Securities Defense. Justin’s securities litigation practice focuses on defending corporations and individuals in cases involving the federal securities laws and state corporate governance statutes.  His experience includes defending claims involving Rule 10b-5 and Control Person Liability, and tender offer and shareholder derivative litigation.  Justin also represents corporations and individuals involved in investigations before the Securities and Exchange Commission.


Antitrust. Justin’s antitrust practice focuses on representing clients before the U.S. Department of Justice and the Federal Trade Commission. His experience includes assisting clients comply with government requests and subpoenas related to merger investigations.


Appellate. Justin’s appellate experience includes work in both federal and state courts, briefing issues at the intermediate and final appellate level.


General Litigation & Client Counseling. In addition to the above, Justin has a broad array of experience representing clients in general litigation matters, including basic business disputes; qui tam defense; insurance coverage defense; personal injury defense; and mediations, arbitrations, and administrative actions before the Federal Communications Commission.


In General. Justin received his J.D., cum laude, from the University of Notre Dame Law School in 2005, where he was an article editor of the Notre Dame Law Review. Justin received his Bachelor’s Degree in Foreign Service in 2000 from the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service. Prior to his legal career, Justin served as an Intelligence Officer for the Department of Defense’s National Geospatial Intelligence Agency.

Practice Areas

  • Class Actions

1 Course by Justin O. Kay