The Alberta, Canada, native was convicted last month of killing 73-year-old lawyer Joseph Galfy at Galfy's home in northern New Jersey in 2013. The victim, 74-year-old Joseph Galfy, was found dead of “blunt-force trauma” in his apartment earlier this week after meeting up with McGillvary for reasons that aren’t yet known. Kai maintained he fought against Galfy in self-defense. The victim in this case, 73-year-old Joseph Galfy Jr., was a partner at Kochanski, Baron and Galfy in New Jersey. Joseph Galfy passed away in Newark, New Jersey. The 30-year-old Alberta, Canada, native was convicted last month of killing 73-year-old lawyer Joseph Galfy at Galfy's New Jersey home in May 2013. Joseph J. Galfy, Jr., age 73, died on May 13, 2013 at his home in Clark. According to Kai, Galfy attempted to rape him after offering Kai a place to stay for the night. Caleb McGillvary, known as "Kai the Hatchet-Wielding Hitchhiker," was convicted of first-degree murder in the Authorities found the victim beaten to death inside his Clark, New Jersey, home, a day after McGillivray spent the night. Kai was arrested on murder charges in May 2013 for the death of New Jersey attorney Joseph Galfy. Local NYFW 3 hours ago According to authorities, Galfy picked up Kai in Times Square last Saturday. The obituary was featured in The Star-Ledger on May 16, 2013. News 12 reports that Caleb McGillivray, better known as “Kai,” is accused of the May 12, 2013, killing of 73-year-old lawyer Joseph Galfy. Caleb McGillivary, 24, is accused of killing 73-year-old lawyer Joseph Galfy, whose body was found May 13 in his Clark home. Caleb “Kai” McGillvary, 30, was convicted of first-degree murder in connection with the beating death of 73-year-old Joseph Galfy Jr. following several hours of jury deliberation spread over two days and a four-week trial before state Superior Court Judge Robert Kirsch. Authorities said the two met in … Caleb Lawrence 'Kai' McGillvary, 30, appeared in court on Tuesday in Union County, New Jersey for opening arguments in the May 2013 death of 73-year-old attorney Joseph Galfy. He was born in Newark and had lived in Hillside and Irvington before moving to Clark fifteen years ago.