Prior to joining Tabner, Ryan & Keniry, LLP in November 2012, Derek was a member of a small, local in-house legal team responsible for developing, constructing, and selling a wind farm valued at over $100 Million. Except for attending college in New York City and Prague, Derek has spent his entire life as a resident of the Capital District.
Derek loves all that the Capital District has to offer and wants to encourage growth in the local business community. Derek has a quantitative mind and is always trying to maximize value and efficiency for our clients. As such, Derek’s main areas of practice are Commercial Transactions and Commercial Litigation. Derek has witnessed firsthand the Capital District’s rapidly changing economy and wants to help both old and new businesses reach their full potential.
Albany Law School, Albany, New York
J.D. summa cum laude, 2012
Senior Editor, Albany Law Review
New York University, Manhattan, New York
B.A. cum laude, 2009
New York University in Prague, Prague, Czech Republic
PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS
American Bar Association
New York State Bar Association
Albany County Bar Association
Rensselaer County Bar Association
Northern District New York – Federal Court Bar Association
Derek D. Sellman bio.