A native of Galway, Ireland, James F.X. Fahy's practice emphasizes the European Union and Ireland. He works with corporate and financial institutions in both the European Union and the United States.
James’ practice concentrates on general banking law, international law, corporate law and finance, university law and labor and employment. He also advises on mergers and acquisitions, insurance, restructurings and consolidations and alternative energy.
He has represented a variety of clients, including banks, real estate holding companies, universities, nonprofit organizations and overseas financial institutions. James has also represented individuals and families.
From 1991-7, served as General Counsel, Secretary, and Compliance Officer for Pullman Group, Inc./Acorn Financial Corporation (sold in 1994); Pullman Bank and Trust Company; Pullman Bank of Commerce & Industry; and Suburban Trust & Savings (sold in 1994).
Served as General Counsel for Olympic Federal, Berwyn, Ill.
Served as University Counsel for DePaul University.