Andrea M. Keiser is an associate with Dunay, Miskel and Backman, LLP. She practices in the firm’s Land Use & Zoning group.
Prior to joining the firm, Andrea was the Supervising Attorney for the Mission United Veterans Pro Bono Project (VPBP) for the United Way of Broward County in partnership with Legal Aid Service of Broward County. In this capacity, she represented veterans in civil/administrative/military legal matters and was a project manager for veteran community initiatives and legislative/public policy matters. Under her leadership, VPBP won the NBC Foundation’s 21st Century Solution Grant Challenge and the IACP Access to Collaboration Grant. Andrea served over 1,500 veterans and their families. Andrea has presented and spoken on various veteran legal topics such as USERRA and military divorce at the Florida Bar Conferences in 2014 and 2015. She is also the co-founder of the Collaborative Divorce Clinic for Veterans.
Prior to VPBP, Andrea was the Resident Attorney/Public and Legislative Affairs Specialist at Southeastern College. In this role, she managed public relations and student services projects. She also fundraised, lobbied, and advocated for student needs both locally and federally. Her other work experience includes Warner Music Group, the Trump Organization and Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP.
Andrea has also been invited to speak on various legal topics at St. Louis University Law School, Nova Southeastern University’s Shepard Broad Law Center and St. Thomas University’s Law School and was a guest speaker for the Tower Club Professional Women Speaker Series.
Andrea obtained her Bachelors in Science from Fordham University’s Gabelli School of Business and both her Juris Doctorate and Masters in Business Administration (Magna Cum Laude) from Nova Southeastern University. She is admitted to practice in the state of Florida. She is also a graduate of the Leadership Broward Class XXXI and recipient of the 2011-2012 Leadership and Transition Event Awards at Keiser University. In high school, Andrea was the 2000-2001 National Bluekey Champion in Lincoln-Douglas Debate. In her spare time, Andrea served as the Treasurer for the Parks Foundation of Broward County and as a member of various legal and young professional organizations throughout South Florida.
Andrea M. Keiser
Dunay, Miskel, and Backman, LLP
14 Southeast 4th Street
Boca Raton, Florida 33432
Phone: (561) 405-3348
Fax: (561) 409-2341