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 Advisor, 2012-14, Uniform Laws Commission drafting committee on the Uniform Voidable Transactions Act (formerly the Uniform Fraudulent Transfers Act); and American Bar Association Advisor, 2014-2017, Uniform Laws Commission drafting committee on the Uniform Protected Series Act.
Jay currently serves as an American Bar Association Advisor to the Uniform Laws Commission drafting committees of the Registration of Foreign Judgments to Harmonize the Law of Canada and the United States and Uniform Anti-SLAPP Act.
FUTURE SPEAKING APPEARANCES
2018.03.20 ... ABA Webinar ... Jay Adkisson to moderate the ABA Webinar CCE1803PSM Piercing the Veil of the Single Member Limited Liability Company (“SMLLC”) Including Some Downsides to the Separate Entity for the Sole Proprietor
2018.05.03 ... Tampa Bay, Florida ... Jay Adkisson to present "Asset Protection: Lawyer Responsibility" at the annual Florida Bar Annual Wealth Protection Conference.
2018.09.18 ... Tampa Bay, Florida ... Jay Adkisson to present "Asset Protection Update" at the Tampa Bay Estate Planning Council.
MOST RECENT ARTICLES
2018.02.01 ... Bitcoin: The First Truly Worldwide Bubble
2018.01.29 ... Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency And The Government Regulation Paradox
2018.01.27 ... Beware The Puerto Rico Captive Insurance Tax Shelter
2018.01.21 ... Bitcoin Hurt By Lack Of Viable Pricing Model And The Ghostbusters Stairs Syndrome
2018.01.16 ... Asset Protection Year In Review 2017
2017.12.28 ... The Great Bitcoin Scam
2017.12.18 ... Revocation Of A Company's S-Election By Shareholders Not Deemed A Voidable Transaction In Arrowsmith
2017.12.17 ... Charging Order Priority Makes For A Mess In Florida In Capstone Bank Case
2017.12.07 ... 'I Only Gave It To My Spouse In Case I Got Sued' Defense Flops Once Again In Soley Case
2017.11.23 ... FDCPA Overrides State Law Limitations Period And Charging Order Exclusivity In Wilhite
2017.11.23 ... Charging Order Not Exclusive Remedy For SMLLC Interest In Heckert
2017.11.17 ... Avrahamis' Motion For Reconsideration Rolls Snake-Eyes In U.S. Tax Court
2017.11.04 ... Court Pours Out Lawsuit By CIC Services, LLC, And Ryan, LLC, To Stop Notice 2016-66
2017.10.31 ... Anti-SLAPP Statutory Oddities
2017.10.29 ... Extravagant Debtors Lose Their Right To Discharge The Tax Man In Feshbach
2017.10.19 ... Foster & Dunhill Saga Ends With Convictions And Donaldson Claiming To Be Too Fat To Jail
2017.10.11 ... Risk-Pooled 831(b) Captive Insurance Companies And Bad Practices Take A Beating In Avrahami
2017.09.30 ... Avrahamis' Captive Manager Apparently Calling It Quits After Decision
2017.09.26 ... Consulting With An Asset Protection Attorney Is Proof Of Intent To Defeat Creditors Says 9th Circuit
2017.09.24 ... DOJ Investigating Offshore Life Insurance Companies For Selling Abusive PPLI Policies
2017.09.22 ... Is A Judgment Enforceable On Appeal?
017.08.21 ... IRS Notches Big Tax Court Win On 831(b) Captive Insurance In Avrahami Decision
2017.08.20 ... One Year Discovery Rule For Fraudulent Transfers Tested In PNC Bank Case
2017.08.13 ... Reverse Veil Piercing Given New Life In California Against A Delaware LLC In Curci
2017.08.09 ... Debtor Cannot Assert Homestead Exemption For Residence Owned By LLC In White
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