Jay Livingstone

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Jay Livingstone
Jay Livingstone 2013.jpg
Member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives from the 8th Suffolk district
Assumed office
July 17, 2013
Preceded byMartha M. Walz
Personal details
BornNorwood, MA
Political partyDemocratic
ResidenceBeacon Hill, Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Alma materUniversity of Connecticut, B.A.; George Washington Law School, J.D.

Jay Livingstone is an American politician who has served in the Massachusetts House of Representatives since July 2013. He is a resident of Back Bay, Boston, a member of the Democratic Party. He won a special election to succeed Martha M. Walz, unopposed in the June 25 general election after winning the May 28 primary.[1] He was sworn in July 17, 2013.[2] He has since won re-election in 2014, 2016, and 2018.[3]

Jay was educated in North Attleboro’s public schools and worked as a cashier at the town pharmacy while in high school. He was a union factory worker while attending UConn, where he majored in political science and history and graduated with honors. He attended George Washington School of Law and graduated with high honors.[4]

Livingstone was raised in North Attleboro, MA. He has practiced law since 1998, working in public and private practice.[5] He currently serves as of counsel at the law firm of The Employee Rights Group, LLP.[6] Jay Livingstone served as an adjunct professor at Northeastern Law School from August 2009 through June 2013.[7]

Jay Livingstone maintains separate websites for updates regarding his legislative activities[8] and his campaign activities.[9] He also sends a regular email newsletter.[10]


  1. ^ Livingstone Wins 8th Suffolk House Democratic Primary
  2. ^ Livingstone Sworn in as Beacon Hill's State Rep. Beacon Hill Patch (July 17, 2013).
  3. ^ https://ballotpedia.org/Jay_Livingstone
  4. ^ "About Jay". Re-Elect Jay Livingstone. 2016-01-29. Retrieved 2018-08-25.
  5. ^ The Employee Rights Group, LLC
  6. ^ The Employee Rights Group LLP
  7. ^ Northeastern Law School Adjunct Faculty
  8. ^ Livingstone Dispatch - From the Desk of Jay Livingstone
  9. ^ Democrat Jay Livingstone for State Representative
  10. ^ Livingstone Dispatch Monthly Newsletter.

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