Attorneys

ALBERT A. D’AGOSTINO, born New York, NY, 1944; admitted to bar, 1970, New York; 1973, U.S. District Courts, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York and U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit; 1980, U.S. Supreme Court. Education: Columbia University (A.B., 1966); Fordham University (J.D., 1969). Instructor, New Hampshire College, 1969-1970. Member, Public Employment Relations Board, Town of Hempstead, New York, 1974-1981. Member, Planning Board of the Incorporated Village of Valley Stream, 1972-1974. Member, Board of Directors, Suffolk County Legal Aid Society, 1996 – present. Counsel for: Nassau County Planning Commission, 1978-2003; Union Free School District #30, Town of Hempstead, New York, 1977- 2008. Member, Advisory Board, First American Title Insurance Company, 1978 – present. Chairman, Nassau County Open Space Committee, 1990-2001. Member, New York State Regional Open Space Committee, 1991-2003. Counsel, Nassau County Open Space and Parks Advisory Committee, 2002. Member: Nassau County, Suffolk County and New York State Bar Associations. Member, Town of Hempstead Industrial Development Agency, 2006 to present, Town of Hempstead Local Development Corporation, 2009 to present, and Nassau County Empire Zone Board, 2006 to present. Special Counsel, Incorporated Village of Lawrence, 2007 – 2009, Special Zoning Counsel, Incorporated Village of Floral Park, 2004, Special Counsel, Town of Hempstead Department of Planning and Economic Development, 1996 – 2006.
                       
DOMINICK M. MINERVA (1973 – 2012), born Brooklyn, New York, 1941; admitted to bar, 1967, New York, U.S. Court of International Trade and U.S. Court of Customs and Patent Appeals; 1980, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York; 1982, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York; 1983, U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit. Education: Villanova University (B.S., 1962); St. John’s University (J.D., 1966). Associate Editor, St. John’s University Law Review, 1965-1966. Village Attorney, 1983-1984, Mayor, 1975-1979, Trustee, 1971-1975, Incorporated Village of Valley Stream. Labor Counsel, Sanitary District #1, Town of Hempstead, 1976 to present. Associate Counsel, 1990-1992, Counsel, 1993-1999, Chairman, 1999-2001, Nassau County Bridge Authority. Counsel, Water Authority of Western Nassau County, 1993 to present. Counsel, Lawrence Public Schools, 1996-2004, 2006 to present. Assistant District Attorney, Nassau County, 1968-1971. Trial Attorney, United States Department of Justice, 1967-1968. Member: Nassau County, Suffolk County and New York State Bar Associations.

DOMINICK MINERVA born Rockville Centre, New York, 1976; admitted to bar, 2003, New York Education: State University of New York at Albany (B.S., 1999); Hofstra School of Law (J.D., 2002)  Member: Nassau County and New York State Bar Associations. Vice President: Valley Stream Republican Club, 2008 to present Director: Valley Stream Chamber of Commerce, 2004-present.

Associates:

ROSS M. GERBER, born Brooklyn, New York, 1961; admitted to bar 1987, New York; 1991, Pennsylvania and U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York. Education: Hamilton College (B.A. 1983); Hofstra University (J.D. 1986). Articles Editor, Hofstra International Property Investment Journal, 1985-1986. Member: Nassau County and New York State Bar Associations.

ROSLYN ROTH, born New York City; Education: State College of New York at Oneonta, 1977, Case Western Reserve University, Gund School of Law, Cleveland, Ohio, 1980; Admitted to practice in the United States District Court of New York, Eastern District.

EDWARD A. D’AGOSTINO, born New York, New York, 1983; admitted to bar, 2014, New York. Education: Hofstra University (B.B.A., 2005); New York Law School (J.D. 2013). Retired, New York City Police Department, served as Special Assistant to the Deputy Commissioner for Labor Relations, 2010 to 2014. Member: Nassau County, Queens County and New York State Bar Associations.

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