• B.A., cum laude, Georgetown University
  • Villanova University School of Law, summa cum laude

Bar affiliations & court admissions: 

  • Bar of the State of New York
  • United States District Courts for the Northern, Southern, Eastern and Western Districts of New York, and the Western District of Tennessee
  • United States Courts of Appeals for the Second, Ninth and Tenth Circuits.

Professional Affiliations:

  • Federal Bar Council
Jeffrey P. Campisi
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Jeffrey P. Campisi


Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP

800 Third Avenue
38th Floor
New York, NY 10022

Phone 1: (800) 290-1952

Phone 2: (212) 687-1980

Fax: (212) 687-7714

Jeffrey P. Campisi is involved in representing the firm’s institutional and individual clients in securities and shareholder actions, and other complex litigation.

Mr. Campisi currently represents investors in State Teachers Retirement System of Ohio v. Charles River Laboratories, Inc., et al., 23-cv-11132 (DLC) (D. Mass.); Christiansen v. Spectrum Pharmaceuticals, Inc., et al.22-cv-10292 (VEC) (S.D.N.Y.), McGreevy et al., v. Digital Currency Group, Inc., et al., 23-cv-82-SRU (D. Conn.), Rauch v. Vale, S.A., et al.19-cv-00526 (E.D.N.Y.); Julia Junge and Richard Junge, v. Geron Corp. and John Scarlett, No. C 20-00547 WHA (N.D. Cal.); and Gluck v. Hecla Mining Company, 19-cv-4883 (ALC) (S.D.N.Y.). 

In the past, Mr. Campisi has represented Oklahoma Police Pension and Retirement Fund (as liaison counsel) in Milbeck v. Truecar, Inc. et al.18-cv-2612 (C.D. Cal.) ($28.25 million recovered); the Tennessee Consolidated Retirement System in In re Fannie Mae 2008 Securities Litigation, 08cv7831 (S.D.N.Y.) ($170 million recovered); State Teachers’ Retirement System of Ohio in In re Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc. Securities, Derivative and ERISA Litigation, 07cv9633 (S.D.N.Y.) ($475 million recovered), one of the largest recoveries in a securities class action; the Virginia Retirement System in In re Escala Group, Inc. Securities Litigation, 06cv3518 (S.D.N.Y.) ($18 million in cash and stock recovered); the Los Angeles City Employees’ Retirement System in In re Sequenom, Inc. Securities Litigation, 09cv921 (S.D. Cal.) ($43 million in cash and stock recovered, as of February 4, 2010, and significant corporate governance reforms) and in In re Gentiva Securities Litigation, 10cv5064 (E.D.N.Y.) ($6.5 million recovered).

Other cases include Convey v. Jumia Technologies AG, et al. Index No. 656021/2019 (N.Y. County Supreme Court) ($3 million recovered); Schueneman v. Arena Pharms., et al., 10cv1959 (S.D. Cal.) ($24 million recovered); Kasper v. AAC Holdings, Inc., et al., 15cv923 (M.D. Tenn.) ($25 million recovered); In re SandRidge Energy, Inc. Shareholder Derivative Litigation, No. CIV-13-102-W (W.D. Okla.) ($38.5 million recovered); In re Violin Memory, Inc. Securities Litigation13cv5486 (N.D. Cal.) ($7.5 million recovered); In re Nevsun Resources Ltd., 12cv1845 (S.D.N.Y.) (approximately $6 million settlement); In re Countrywide Financial Corporation Securities Litigation, 07cv5295 (C.D. Cal) ($624 million recovered), In re Proquest Company Securities Litigation, 06cv10619 (E.D. Mich.) ($20 million recovered), and Friedman v. Penson Worldwide, Inc., 11cv2098 (N.D. Tex.) ($6.5 million recovered).

Mr. Campisi is a graduate of Villanova University School of Law (summa cum laude), where he was a member of the Villanova Law Review and the Order of the Coif. Mr. Campisi earned a B.A. from Georgetown University (cum laude). Mr. Campisi served as a law clerk to the Late Honorable Herbert J. Hutton, United States District Judge for the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.