A founding and senior partner of Fahy-Choi
in Rutherford, John "Jay" Fahy focused on white-collar crime.
also served as special master in technical and financial matters.
The 58-year-old, 6-foot-4-inch Carlstadt native served the public, as well, both as the Bergen County Prosecutor from 1990-1995 and, previously, in the U.S. Attorney's Office in Newark, where he was chief of the political corruption unit.
He also was an assistant Hudson County prosecutor in the early 1980s.
was a frequent guest on various TV news programs, for which he
extensive experience with a manner of explaining often-complex matters simply and clearly.
Fahy, who received his BS in accounting and MBA from Fairleigh Dickinson University and was awarded a J.D. in 1981 from Seton Hall Law Center (for which he served as President of the Alumni Association), also lectured at the Institute for Continuing Legal Education and has taught legal writing at Seton Hall Law Center.
Before establishing Fahy Choi LLC, Fahy was as partner at Cole Schotz Meisel Forman & Leonard, PA; Water McPherson McNeill, PC and Reed Smith LLP.
He also was counsel to, and a former Board member of, the National Police Defense Foundation.