Shareholder Derivative Litigation

Securities Class Actions


Pepperdine University School of Law (J.D. 2008)

La Sierra University (B.A. 2005)

Bar Admissions


Court Admissions

U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Central, and Southern Districts of California

U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan

U.S. Courts of Appeals for the Second and Tenth Circuits

U.S. Supreme Court


Super Lawyer Rising Star (2015, 2016, 2017)


Board of Directors, The Federalist Society, San Diego Lawyer's Chapter

Board of Advisors, Journal of Business, Entrepreneurship and the Law, Pepperdine University School of Law

Advisory Board, Zapara School of Business, La Sierra University

Association of Business Trial Lawyers


Brian J. Robbins and Jay N. Razzouk, Litigation Drives Corporate Change, The Recorder, February 22, 2011

Brian J. Robbins and Jay N. Razzouk, Why Litigation is Still a Shareholder's Best Option to Be Heard, Corporate Compliance Insights, December 14, 2010

Jay Razzouk, The Momentum, Motive, and Mouse-Kapades of the Majority Vote Movements, 1 J. Bus. Entrepreneurship & L. 391 (2008).


Phone: (619) 398-4325

E-mail: jrazzouk@robbinsarroyo.com

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Jay N. Razzouk


Jay N. Razzouk dedicates his practice to the litigation of complex securities actions.  He represents the interests of investors in shareholder derivative actions and securities class actions relating to mergers or acquisitions.  As a result, Mr. Razzouk has experience litigating claims involving, among other things, stock option backdating, the subprime mortgage crisis, board elections, corporate takeovers, and entrenchment of the board.

Mr. Razzouk obtained his Juris Doctor degree from Pepperdine University School of Law.  He graduated cum laude and as a fellow of the Geoffrey H. Palmer Center for Entrepreneurship & the Law. While in law school, Mr. Razzouk was business editor for the Journal of Business, Entrepreneurship and the Law, President of Pepperdine’s chapter of the Federalist Society, and a Lieutenant Governor for the Law Student Division of the American Bar Association.  Mr. Razzouk received his Bachelor of Science in Business Accounting from La Sierra University, where he graduated summa cum laude with honors and was distinguished by the University President as the 2005 Outstanding University Undergraduate.