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Jonathan Sclar is an associate in the firm’s Commercial Litigation Department and Trusts and Estates Department.  He represents parties in all aspects of trust and estates litigation, including will and trust contests. Jonathan also represents banking institutions, financial institutions, and colleges and universities in contract and employment disputes.

While in law school, Jonathan served as a Senior Articles Editor on the St. John’s Law Review and as the captain of the Jessup Moot Court team. Further, he interned for the Hon. Judge Joanna Seybert in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York in addition to the New York County District Attorney’s Office and the New York State Attorney General’s Office. Finally, Jonathan participated in the firm’s summer program during law school and subsequently joined Cullen and Dykman LLP after graduating in 2019.

Practice Areas

Admissions

  • New York

Education

  • J.D., St. John’s University School of Law, cum laude, 2019
  • B.A., Adelphi University, magna cum laude, 2016

Professional and Community Activities

  • Member, New York State Bar Association
  • Member, Commercial and Federal Litigation Section
  • Member, Trust and Estates Law Section
  • Member, Young Lawyers Section
  • Member, Criminal Justice Section

Honors and Awards

  • Pro bono Service Award, St. John’s University School of Law
  • Dean’s List, St. John’s University School of Law
  • Quarterfinalist, 2018 Jessup Moot Court Northeast Regional Tournament

Publications

  • On the Basis of Sex: The Supreme Court takes on the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Electronically in Touch, 2019