ALBANY, NY – March 30, 2022 – Pamela A. Madeiros, a shareholder in the Education and Government Law & Policy Practices in global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP’s Albany office, has been named to City & State’s 2022 “Higher Education” list.
According to City & State, the Higher Education list “recognizes the individuals who are redefining what it means to be a leader in higher education.”
Madeiros focuses her practice in legislative and regulatory affairs. Her experience in identifying and resolving issues which blur distinction between health, mental health, and education policies is well established. She is a valued partner with the New York State Department of Education, including the Office of the Professions, relating to professional licenses, the Bureau of Proprietary School Services, relating to the approval and operation of trade and business schools, and the Office of College and University Evaluation, relating to accreditation, permission to operate, and general regulation of college and universities in New York State. She is an engaged participant in many task forces and advisory committees through her representation of special education programs, Children’s Day Treatment programs, Article 28 Clinics, and schools for the deaf throughout the state.
Prior to joining the firm, she served as Senior Counsel with the New York State Legislative Bill Drafting Commission and was responsible for introducing several Latin American delegations to the state legislative process through her involvement with the Rockefeller Institute.
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