Jay Fishman is a senior writer/analyst in the Securities group of Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory U.S. Jay contributes regularly to the industry standard Blue Sky Law Reporter and Securities Regulation Daily. Jay has been tracking, analyzing and writing about state securities laws, regulations, policy statements and interpretive opinions for over 20 years. He developed the Blue Sky Smart Charts, a tool for creating custom charts that compare the requirements of 54 jurisdictions on multiple topics. Jay has spoken publicly on various state securities law topics. He received a law degree from the John Marshall School of Law in Chicago and is licensed to practice law in Illinois.