Jay Cohen

Jay graduated from Tulane Law School with a Certificate in Sports Law and has worked as a staff attorney for more than 10 years.  

His litigation experience includes a variety of corporate defendants in both criminal and civil proceedings. As part of ZS Sports, Jay has assisted with the representation of professional baseball players in civil actions, and has represented players, agents, and agencies in MLBPA arbitrations. He also provides statistical analysis in support of MLB salary arbitration hearings and has been a guest arbitrator at the Tulane International Baseball Arbitration Competition for the past two years.


Tulane University, J.D., 2006
Northwestern University, B.A., 2000

Email: jcohen@zuckerman.com

Phone: (202) 822-3622

Credited with negotiating “one of the most unique contracts in MLB history.”

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ZS Sports3 months ago
Cleveland #Guardians 22-year-old LHP prospect Will Dion was named the 2022 Low-A Carolina League pitcher of the year today. He led the league in ERA 2.26, strikeouts 142, WHIP 1.03 and AVG against at .207 while with the Lynchburg Hillcats. #ForTheLand https://t.co/qsw9g8EyhI
ZS Sports4 months ago
A hard earned call up for @natemondou. Proud of you Nate! Go barrel some up! https://t.co/4AOsmDEaHm
ZS Sports4 months ago
The Hillcats had a great first half, and lost much of its pitching staff by the end of the season. One pitcher who was there until the final weeks was LHP Will Dion, who is our 2022 Single-A pitcher of the year. https://t.co/9iCGeBKUie