John (Gus) Fahey is an associate with Foley & Lardner LLP. Gus is based in the firm’s Boston office where he is a member of the Transactions and Fund Formation & Investment Management Practices.
Prior to joining Foley, Gus was assistant corporation counsel for the City of Boston. Gus represented the City of Boston in employment litigation matters including claims of wrongful termination, discrimination and retaliation at Suffolk Superior Court and before the Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. Gus defended the City of Boston and Boston Police Department officers in civil rights cases alleging state and federal constitutional violations in Federal District Court and Suffolk Superior Court.
Previously, Gus was a paralegal case manager in the Boston office of a national law firm where he managed Social Security disability claims from intake through hearing. Gus also worked as a legal assistant for a creditor rights law office in Boston.
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