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Jacob Pultman


New York

Pultman Jacob
Jacob Pultman


New York

Jay leads the real estate finance litigation group at Allen & Overy LLP. He has broad-based general commercial litigation experience, representing leading investment and commercial banks, multinational corporations, hedge funds, and individual directors and officers. His primary area of concentration is corporate litigation, including class action, corporate governance, internal investigations, regulatory and general commercial litigation. 

The firm’s litigation team is a “‘very impressive’" group "who have ‘a willingness to take cases to trial,' and ‘its stars include Jacob Pultman’” (Legal 500 USA 2015: Litigation: Commercial Litigation). Jay is also noted in Legal 500 USA 2015: Real Estate.

News & insights

laptop sitting on desk

Publications: 07 MAY 2021

The perils of giving video evidence

If evidence is to be given remotely, via video link, from another country, be sure to check that this is permitted by the laws of that country.

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Annette Kurdian and Robert Burt

News: 07 MAY 2021

A&O bolsters leading leveraged finance practice with senior hires

Allen & Overy today announced that Annette Kurdian and Robert Burt have been appointed as partners in A&O’s leveraged finance practice, based in London. Both Annette and Robert join from Linklaters…

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building with flats

Publications: 07 MAY 2021

It’s coming after all: German real estate transfer tax reform on so called “share deals” adopted today

After much back and forth, the legislature (with the approval of the German Federal Council today) decided on the real estate transfer tax reform with effect from 1 July 2021.

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Publications: 24 NOVEMBER 2020

Collateralized loan obligations group sues fellow lenders over new 'super priority' loans

On November 7, 2020, a group of CLOs holding a minority of a first lien loan to TriMark – a restaurant supply company – sued TriMark, its private equity sponsors Centerbridge and Blackstone, and a…

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New York

Allen & Overy LLP
1221 Avenue of the Americas
New York
NY 10020

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Admitted: Bar of the State of New York, 1991

Admitted: Bar of the State of New Jersey, 1991

Admitted: United States District Courts

Southern District of New York, 1991

Eastern Districts of New York, 1991

District of New Jersey, 1991

District of Colorado, 1998

Admitted: United States Courts of Appeals

Federal Circuit, 1991

Third Circuit, 1991

D.C. Circuit, 1994

Second Circuit, 2005

Admitted: United States Supreme Court, 1994


J.D., Yale Law School, 1990

B.A., summa cum laude, Brooklyn College, 1987