A versatile attorney and business advisor, Jay Arcata leads BX3 Consulting, a division of BX3 comprised of a team of highly experienced professionals across a wide swath of business verticals spanning tax, accounting, marketing and public relations, graphic design, and outsourced C-suite services. Jay joined BX3 after having spent more than a dozen years practicing law; most recently, as a partner at one of the largest law firms in Connecticut. Jay’s legal practice focused on litigation, technology and business law. Jay also served as outside general counsel to a number of startups and emerging technology companies while in private practice, and regularly appears in publications commenting on the convergence of technology and the law.
In addition to his law firm experience, Jay has also held various management and leadership positions in the insurance industry in the areas of claims, operations and underwriting.
Jay successfully tried more than a dozen cases to conclusion as a practicing attorney and more recently, served as transitionary CEO for a high-profile initial coin offering (ICO) project, where he was able to combine his legal and business background to guide the project back on track. Clients turn to Jay as a trusted advisor or “fixer,” given his multidisciplinary experience and savvy.
Jay holds a bachelor’s in political science from Providence College, and a juris doctorate from Quinnipiac University School of Law.
Jay is active in the community, serving on the board of directors at Hartford’s Camp Courant, the oldest and largest free summer camp in the country, as well as on the dean’s Advisory Board at Quinnipiac University School of Law. In his spare time, he enjoys golfing, skiing and listening to his collection of vintage vinyl.
Our rapidly growing team consists of professionals with varying backgrounds and levels of experience united by a common passion. At BX3, we use our experience and trusted professional network to provide the necessary tools and framework for our clients to create and operate a successful business ready to adapt to nascent technologies and emerging business challenges.