Jonathan Waisnor is Of Counsel in the New York office of Labaton Sucharow LLP and Co-Chair of the Firm’s ADR Practice and Consumer Protection Practice. He represents over 800,000 clients in matters regarding data breaches, misuse of personal data, cryptocurrency, consumer finance, investment losses, and personal banking litigation.
As co-chair, Jonathan developed the Firm's groundbreaking ADR Practice in response to the use of mandatory arbitration clauses by companies in consumer contracts. The ADR Practice has achieved over $100 million in recoveries for over 160,000 of the Firm's clients, in some of the largest consumer cases in recent history.
Jonathan has been recognized by Lawdragon as a Next Generation Lawyer.
Prior to joining Labaton Sucharow, Jonathan was an Associate at Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP, where he represented clients in bankruptcy, employment, securities, M&A, complex commercial litigation, and white-collar matters. His representative matters included the litigation of mass claims in the insurance and RMBS context.
Previously, Jonathan was a Senior Law Clerk to the Honorable Robert S. Smith at the New York Court of Appeals.
Jonathan earned his Juris Doctor from Columbia Law School. He received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Connecticut.
2013, New York
U.S. Court of Appeals
2017, First Circuit
2017, Fifth Circuit
2019, Second Circuit
2019, Eleventh Circuit
U.S. District Court
2015, Southern District of New York
2016, Eastern District of New York