David L.  Reed L'85

David L. Reed, Esq., helps business clients identify risks and plan for opportunities. He spent nearly twenty years working internationally, negotiating contracts, and resolving labor and employment matters. Since returning to Syracuse in 2009, Dave has grown Reed CNY Business Law by meeting his clients’ needs, everything from forming the business to selling it. Dave assists not-for-profits on a pro bono basis and is the past president of the Entrepreneurial Society of Central New York. He earned his B.A. at Dartmouth College and J.D. at Syracuse University College of Law, passed the bar exams in NY, FL and MA, and is admitted to practice in federal court.