June 15, 2017: Jay E. Town was nominated as the U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Alabama on Monday, June 12, 2017. Town, of Alabama, is currently a Senior Prosecutor at the Madison County District Attorney’s Office, where he has worked as a Prosecutor since 2005. Town was previously a Judge Advocate General for the U.S. Marine Corps, where he worked on active duty and as a reservist for twelve years. From 2002 to 2005, Town was an associate at McElroy, Deutsch, Mulvaney and Carpenter LLP. Town received his law degree from the Seton Hall University School of Law in 1998.