LawLogix’ John Fay Named Corporate Counsel of the Year by the Arizona Association of Corporate Counsel
PHOENIX, Ariz. – January 8, 2013 – LawLogix Group, Inc., the leader in I-9 Compliance, E-Verify and Immigration Case Management Software, announced today that John Fay, LawLogix General Counsel & Vice President of Product Development, was named Corporate Counsel of the Year in the private company category by the Arizona Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel. The annual awards celebrate and recognize in-house attorneys who are leaders in their legal field.
“We congratulate John Fay on receiving the Corporate Counsel of the Year award,” said Roland Dietz, LawLogix Chief Executive Officer. “We are honored to have John as our General Counsel at LawLogix. His legal expertise, thought leadership and understanding of both the legal and technological implications of LawLogix products and services is an incredible asset to LawLogix and our clients.”
“I am very flattered to receive this distinguished award from the Arizona Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel,” said Mr. Fay. “Because LawLogix is a small, entrepreneurial company, I have the opportunity to wear a lot of different hats in my role as General Counsel, which enables me to continue to grow in my legal area of expertise as well as contribute to LawLogix’ business success.”
In his current role, Mr. Fay is responsible for drafting and negotiating all software agreements; interfacing with members of the Department of Homeland Security to ensure regulatory compliance; and overseeing product design and functionality.
In addition to his work at LawLogix, Mr. Fay is also seen as a thought leader in the immigration compliance industry. He is a frequent speaker on I-9 and E-Verify compliance issues, and has served as a panelist or organizer for nearly 50 live and virtual presentations on compliance topics during the past two years. He is also a prolific writer on I-9 and E-Verify compliance and is responsible for establishing the LawLogix Compliance Blog and Knowledge Base, which features over 250 original articles and guides on how to properly complete the I-9 and E-Verify process.
Mr. Fay is just one of nine honorees for the 2013 Arizona Corporate Counsel Awards. The full list of winners and finalists can be found athttp://aznow.biz/magazine/acc-awards-2013-finalists-winners.