New New Jersey AG outlines priorities

In this Thursday, Dec. 22, 2011, photograph, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's chief counsel Jeff Chiesa stands in the Statehouse, in Trenton, N.J., after Christie announced that he is nominating Chiesa for attorney general. The nomination of Chiesa of Branchburg, N.J., sailed through the Senate Judiciary Committee Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012 with unanimous support from Republicans and Democrats. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

January 25, 2012 5:28:21 AM PST
For the past two years, Jeff Chiesa had just one client: Gov. Chris Christie. And when he wasn't working for him as the governor's chief counsel, or as his Christie's executive assistant at the U.S. Attorney's office, he was working alongside him in private dating back 20 years.