February 20, 2020

Clay J. Pierce

Clay J. Pierce handles high-stakes litigation and arbitration matters in jurisdictions throughout the United States. He represents a broad array of clients – from Fortune 100 companies in the financial, technology, energy and health care industries to individual entrepreneurs, bond holders, fund managers, project developers, trustees and liquidators.

Clay has prosecuted and defended a number of complex financial and securities suits relating to failed businesses and investment funds. In addition, he has handled multiple disputes involving renewable energy projects, defended numerous consumer class actions (in the FDCPA, RICO, Lanham Act, securities and antitrust areas) and represented several national law firms in malpractice and firm partnership disputes.

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York


  • Association of the Bar of the City of New York
  • Federal Bar Council Inn of Court

Articles in the National Law Review database by Clay J. Pierce