The Lottery Lawyer


Jason Kurland, a partner at Certilman Balin Adler & Hyman, LLP is the “go to” attorney for large jackpot winners.  Mr. Kurland has represented some of the largest jackpot winners in recent history, including the Putnam Avenue Family Trust, the highly publicized Connecticut winner of the $254 million dollar Powerball prize in November 2011, and the Rainbow Sherbert Trust, the Rhode Island winner of the $336 million dollar Powerball jackpot claimed in March 2012.


The national media often calls upon Mr. Kurland for his commentary, especially when the jackpot stakes are high. He has appeared on various networks including CNN, CBS, NBC, and ABC and has been interviewed on the radio and quoted in various newspapers as well. Mr. Kurland recently authored a chapter regarding lottery trusts for the 2013 edition of Inside the Minds: Best Practices for Structuring Trusts and Estates.

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