John Halverson received his Bachelor of Arts degree from the State University at Albany, where he was a member of the football team. For the next decade he served in the private security industry, rising to Executive Vice President of Patriot Courier Service, a security firm providing armored car service to over 150 corporate clients in the metropolitan area. After receiving his Juris Doctor from Touro Law School, he was hired by the District Attorney’s Office of Suffolk County, rising to Senior Assistant District Attorney in the Major Crimes Bureau, where he gained a reputation as a skilled trial attorney. Mr. Halverson now brings these formidable skills into the civil arena, while continuing to defend those accused in the criminal courts. John was recently appointed to the panel of attorneys qualified to defend those accused of homicides. He is the Past President of the Brehon Law Society. He is married to Melissa and is the proud father of three young daughters.