Washington, DC Partner Andrew Palmieri Elected Vice Chair of the Board of Trustees for The American University of Rome
(Washington, DC, June 14, 2012) — Andrew F. Palmieri, a partner in the Project and Resource Development and Real Estate practices, was elected June 13, 2012 to serve as Vice Chair of the Board of Trustees for The American University of Rome.
Palmieri has served on The American University of Rome (AUR) Board of Trustees since 2001. AUR is one of the oldest degree-granting American universities in Italy. Students obtain an accredited U.S. bachelor degree upon completion of the academic program (typically four years in duration). The U.S. bachelor’s degree is universally recognized as a standard of success of higher education. AUR uses Rome as its classroom and Italy and Europe as invaluable resources in its mission to prepare students to live and work across cultures as skilled and knowledgeable citizens of an interconnected and rapidly changing world.
In addition to his new AUR role, Palmieri also is Chair of the American Bar Association Section of Real Property, Trust and Estate Law and Chair of the Alexandria Chamber of Commerce.
In his legal practice, Palmieri represents developers in complex commercial, corporate and real estate transactions, including the development and acquisition of multi-family residential and commercial real estate projects. He received his law degree from The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law, and his bachelor’s degree from St. John’s University. He is admitted to practice in the District of Columbia and Virginia.