Caleb E. Jay has taught various Sports Law classes at the College of Law since 2011.
Professor Jay is the General Counsel for the Arizona Diamondbacks. He joined the organization in 2007. His responsibilities include drafting documents for business transactions, handling intellectual property matters, and providing legal advice to all team departments.
Professor Jay spent 11 seasons with the Oakland Athletics, joining the team as a bat boy in 1995, and working his way up to Assistant General Counsel, a position he held from 2003-2005. From 2006-2007, he was an associate with Carroll, Burdick & McDonough LLP, where he practiced real estate, business, and corporate law.
Professor Jay’s prior teaching experience includes serving as an adjunct professor at Phoenix School of Law, where he taught Sports Law from 2009-2010, and at Dominican University of California, where he taught courses in its Sports Management program from 2004-2007. He was also a grader for the California State Bar Examination.
Professor Jay is is actively involved with several organizations. He is an Outreach Committee Regional Captain for the Sports Lawyers Association and is on the Advisory Board for ASU's Sports Law & Business Program. He is a Board Member for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona, where he also serves as a Big Brother. Professor Jay is licensed to practice law in Arizona, California, and Nevada.