Executive Vice President & General Counsel
Jay Tangney is Suffolk’s General Counsel. He is responsible for overseeing Suffolk’s Legal, People & Culture, Compliance, Risk and Real Estate functions. He also has oversight of the firm’s national compliance with legal, regulatory and ethical obligations, and is the Executive Sponsor of Suffolk’s Diversity & Inclusion Council. Prior to joining Suffolk, Jay was General Counsel for ten years at a large, public construction materials company based in Zurich, Switzerland and Chicago. Jay was also previously a partner at Mintz Levin, a large Boston based national law firm. Jay began his legal career serving as an officer and Judge Advocate in the United States Navy. Jay is a proud graduate of both Boston College and Suffolk University Law School, where he completed his juris doctor in the Evening Division while working full time.