Jay Adkisson

Jay Adkisson is  an attorney who practices in the areas of creditor-debtor litigation, asset protection and wealth preservation, and captive insurance companies and insurance/reinsurance litigation. He is also a contributor to Forbes magazine. Jay is perhaps best known as the creator of Quatloos.com, and as a book author and popular legal and financial speaker on a variety of topics. He has twice been an expert witness to the U.S. Senate Finance Committee.


Jay is a founding partner of Riser Adkisson LLP, with his offices in Newport Beach, California, and Henderson, Nevada. His practice includes general business litigation with an emphasis on creditor-debtor law, and general business planning with an emphasis on asset protection planning and captive insurance.


Jay earned his Juris Doctor degree, with honors, from the University of Oklahoma in 1988, and was a member of the Oklahoma Law Review. He has been admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of Oklahoma (1989), Texas (1993), California (2007), Nevada (2012), Arizona (2012), the U.S. Supreme Court, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th, 9th, 10th, and 11th Circuits, and numerous federal district courts nationwide. In 27 years of practicing law, he has been in litigation and trials from Houston to Miami to Wilmington to Tacoma to San Diego, and many places in between. Jay also frequently acts as an expert witness in their areas, and as a court-appointed receiver.


Jay is a member of the American Bar Association and is active in leadership in the Business Law and Real Property, Trusts and Estate (RPTE) sections, including: Chair, 2015 to 2016, and Vice-Chair, 2012 to 2015, Committee on Financial Services and Insurance in the Real Property, Trusts & Estates Section; Past Chair, 2011 to 2014, Committee on Captive Insurance Companies in the Business Law Section; American Bar Association Adviser, 2012-14, Uniform Laws Commission Committee on the Uniform Voidable Transactions Act (formerly the Uniform Fraudulent Transfers Act); and American Bar Association Adviser, 2014-2017, Uniform Laws Commission Committee on the Uniform Limited Liability Company Protected Series Act.


Future Speaking Appearances

2017.09.15 ... Chicago ... Jay Adkisson to be a panelist for the presentation "Restructuring Limited Liability Companies - In and Out of Bankruptcy at the Annual Meeting of the Business Law Section of the American Bar Association


2017.09.20 ... Phoenix ... Jay Adkisson to present "Captive Insurance Update" to the Arizona Captive Insurance Companies Association


2017.09.20 ... Phoenix ... Jay Adkisson to co-host (with Ike Devji) the Third Annual Arizona Asset Protection Symposium


2017.10.10 ... Webinar ... Jay Adkisson and Dave Slenn to present "Voidable Transactions" for a nationwide webinar hosted by the National Business Institute


Most Recent Articles

2017.07.29 ... Federal Court Whiffs On Analysis But Gets Charging Order Right Anyway In Peach REO

2017.07.22 ... Uniform Limited Liability Company Protected Series Act (ULLCPSA) Adopted By Uniform Law Commission

2017.07.19 ... Donaldson And Crithfield Found Guilty In Foster Dunhill Offshore Insurance Tax Evasion Case

2017.07.08 ... Two Ancient English Statutes And A Dispute Over Modern Voidable Transactions Law

2017.06.29 ... Colorado Supreme Court Affirms McClure Charging Order Decision And Causes Split With Other States

2017.06.25 ... Beware The Insane New Offshore Insurance Company Deals Sold By Some 831(b) Captive Managers

2017.06.24 ... Twenty Years Later And Marc Harris Organization Clients Are Still Being Prosecuted

2017.06.11 ... Alter Ego Cuts A Broad Swath Against Nevada Entities And Trusts In Transfirst

2017.05.30 ... The Good Faith Transferee Defined In Nautilus

2017.05.22 ... A Charging Order A Day Keeps The Receiver Away In Pajooh

2017.05.16 ... No, There Is No Important Public Policy Exception To Recognizing A Sister-State Judgment

2017.05.09 ... Distributions Due Or Made From A California Spendthrift Trust Available To Creditors In Carmack

2017.04.23 ... Last Gasp Attempt To Stop Notice 2016-66 Fails, May 1 Filing Deadline Approaches Quickly

2017.04.09 ... The UVTA Baedeker: Sundry Other Points Of Interest

2017.04.08 ... The UVTA Baedeker: What Remedies Are Available To The Creditor?

2017.04.01 ... The UVTA Baedeker: Can The Transferee Assert A Defense?




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Phone: 702-953-9617     Fax: 877-698-0678


E-Mail: jay@jayadkisson.com


Offices in Las Vegas NV, and Newport Beach CA (by appointment only)


Twitter: https://twitter.com/jayadkisson


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