David W. Meyers

David MeyersDavid W. Meyers, who joined his father in the firm in 1997 after a decade as an executive assistant to United States Senator Alfonse M. D'Amato, focuses primarily on family- and business-related immigration matters, commercial litigation, residential and commercial real estate transactions, trusts and estates, and general and appellate practice.

EXPERIENCE

MEYERS & MEYERS, LLP
Albany, New York, Partner. Primary practice areas include: immigration, banking, corporate, business and commercial transactions, residential and commercial real estate transactions, hotels and resorts, trust and estates, construction and development, and appellate (June, 1997 - Present).

CATHOLIC CHARITIES OF THE DIOCESE OF ALBANY
Albany, New York, Immigration Attorney. Responsibilities include: provide immigration
counsel and assistance to low income clients; maintaining accreditation with the Board of
Immigration Appeals (August, 2000 - Present).

SENATOR ALFONSE M. D'AMATO, UNITED STATES SENATE
Albany, New York, Executive Assistant, Responsibilities include: immigration and naturalization case work (May, 1997 - December, 1998).

New York, New York, Executive Assistant. Responsibilities included: developed and implemented systematic outreach and statewide relationship with special interest groups, specifically business and ethnic; handle public and media relations related to the above, including drafting speeches and press releases; assist in coordination of advance work for events related to the above; immigration and naturalization case work (Feb, 1990 - May, 1997).

Washington, D.C., Research Assistant. Responsibilities included: legislative research for legislative aid and special interest groups, specializing in judicial and international narcotics trafficking issues; preparation of materials for Senate committee and sub-committee hearings (June, 1988 - Feb, 1990).

COMMUNITY AFFILIATIONS
St. Rose College, Board of Trustees, Past Trustee
St. Rose College, Board of Associates, Past Chair
ClearView Center, Inc., Board of Directors, Past Chair
Equinox, Inc., Current Board Member
The Mental Health Association Housing Project, Inc., Board of Directors
Past Chair, Current Member
Saratoga Independent School, Board of Trustees, Past Trustee

APPOINTMENTS
Commission to Examine Solo and Small Firm Practice in the State of New York Appointed by Judith S. Kaye, Former Chief Judge, New York State Court of Appeals
Special Committee on Solo and Small Firm Practice
Appointed by New York State Bar Association
Special Committee on Immigration Representation
Appointed by New York State Bar Association OTHER AFFILIATIONS
Panel Member, Surrogate Decision-Making Committee Program, State of New York, Commission on Quality of Care for the Mentally Disabled
Congregation Beth Emeth, Member

OTHER AFFILIATIONS
Panel Member, Surrogate Decision-Making Committee Program, State of New York, Commission on Quality of Care for the Mentally Disabled
Congregation Beth Emeth, Member

Education

New York Law School, New York, New York
J.D. (Cum Laude) - December, 1996

The American University, Washington, District of Columbia
M.A. - May, 1989
Major: International Affairs & United States Foreign Policy

Boston College, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts
B.A. - May, 1987
Major: Political Science & International Studies

Professional Associations and Memberships

New York State Bar Association, Member
Florida Bar, Member
Connecticut Bar Association, Member
Albany County Bar Association, Member
Saratoga County Bar Association, Member
American Immigration Lawyers Association, Member
New York State Bar Association, General Practice Section, 4th District Representative
New York State Bar Association, General Practice Section, Member, Executive Committee
New York State Bar Association, House of Delegates, 3rd District

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