Jay J. Schuttert
Jay J. Schuttert is a go-to trial lawyer whose lead and co-lead trial experience includes numerous jury trials in federal and state courts in Nevada and around the country for product manufacturers and corporations, involving claims of serious illness, catastrophic injury and/or wrongful death. As a founder of EFSMM, Jay’s practice is primarily focused on defending product liability matters for manufacturers of chemicals, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, automobiles, motorcycles, consumer/recreational products, and industrial equipment. Jay also handles premises liability, vehicle/trucking collisions, medical malpractice, commercial disputes, and employment matters.
Syracuse University College of Law (J.D., cum laude, 2003)
Associate Editor, Syracuse Law and Technology Journal
Justinian Honorary Law Society
University of Rhode Island (B.S., Business Management, highest distinction, 1999) – Beta Gamma Sigma
Supreme Court of Nevada
United State District Court, District of Nevada
United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
“Keeping Out of the Weeds: Defense Should Focus On Winning Liability Instead of Damages at Trial,” Co-Author, Nevada Lawyer Magazine (January 2017).
Fellow, Litigation Counsel of America
Defense Research Institute
Legal Elite – Top Southern Nevada Attorneys, Nevada Business Magazine (2015-2016, 2018)
Mountain States Super Lawyers®, Rising Stars Edition, Personal Injury Defense (2012-2016)
Mountain States Super Lawyers®, Product Liability Defense (2019-2022)
The Product Liability Lawyers, Nevada Product Liability Lawyer of the Year (2023)