Jay was called to the Ontario Bar in January of 2014 after completing her articles with a criminal defence firm in the Durham Region. Jay attended Queen’s University to complete her Honours Bachelor’s degree in Political Science. She then earned her Juris Doctor degree from Western Michigan University, Thomas M. Cooley Law School.
While in law school, she gained valuable practical experience at Wayne County Prosecutor’s Office in Detroit, Michigan, and then at Kings County District Attorney’s Office in Brooklyn, New York. She was called to the New Jersey Bar in February of 2010, and briefly practiced immigration law and housing court matters in the United States before returning to Ontario.
Jay practices in the areas of family and criminal law. Jay is devoted to serving the needs of the underprivileged segments of society, including but not limited to Indigenous individuals and the immigrant communities. Also, Jay can provide services to clients who speak Tamil.
During her leisure time, Jay is keen on training for a variety of marathon runs. She is an avid NFL football fan, and she enjoys travelling and discovering different countries around the globe.
In 2020, Jay became a Board Member on the Brant Law Association Executive. She also became a Board Member for Participation Support Services (formerly Participation House) that helps people with physical disabilities, that same year.
- Law Society of Ontario
- Brant Law Association
- Previous member of the Criminal Lawyer’s Association and Women’s Law Association of Ontario