Dorian D. Ames -

Dorian D. Ames

Partner - Vestal
607-584-5658

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Legal Assistant
Natalie Greene
607-584-5685

Vestal
450 Plaza Drive
Vestal, NY 13850
P: 607-763-9200
F: 607-763-9211

  • B.A., cum laude, LeMoyne College (1978)
  • J.D., Georgetown University (1981)
  • New York State Bar (1982)
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of New York (1982)
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of New York (1987)
  • Pennsylvania Bar (1993)
  • Broome County Bar Association (Member, Board of Directors, 1986-1989, 1996-1999; Chairman, Grievance Committee, 1999-2005; Chairman, Judicial Candidate Review Committee 2005-2008)
  • New York State Bar Association (Member, Section on Business Law)
  • Susquehanna County Bar Association (Member)
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association (Member)
  • Adjunct Professor - Business Law II - SUNY Broome (2017)
  • Town Justice, Town of Vestal (1988)                                                                                                                                                                                    —————————————————————————
  • “Contract Negotiations” –  Presenter to Broome County Bar Association, August 12, 2021

  • “Entity Selection and Formation Basics” – Presenter to Broome County Bar Association, January 24, 2019
  • 'Comparison of Business Entities and Their Formation," Presenter to the Financial Planning Associaton of Southern Tier New York, April 19th, 2018
  • Business Entity Comparisons & Formations, Presenter to the Binghamton University Small Business Council, September 14th, 2016
  • Small Business Formation, Presenter to the Entrepreneur Class at SUNY Broome, January 28, 2016
  • Small Business Training Program, Speaker at the Small Business Development Center at BU, January 7, 2016
  • Broome Leadership Institute- Greater Binghamton Chamber of Commerce, 'Law and the Courts,' Event Chair (2000 to Present)
  • “Business Succession//Transition Planning” – Presenter to Broome County Bar Association, April 11, 2013
  • “Condominiums, Cooperatives, and Homeowners Associations” – Presenter to Broome County Bar Association, March 14, 2013

  • Selected for inclusion in "The Best Lawyers in America®" in the area of Business/Corporate Law
  • Selected for inclusion in New York Super Lawyers, Upstate Edition
  • Broome County Bar Association Ethics & Civility Award (2019)
  • Broome County Bar Association Community Service Award (2014)
  • Pi Gamma Mu (Member)
  • Vestal Dollars for Scholars (Past President, Current)
  • Binghamton Club (Board of Governors Member, 2014 - 2020)
  • American Red Cross-Southern Tier Chapter (Past President)
  • LeMoyne College Board of Regents

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