Daniel D. Chu, Esq.
Mr. Chu is an attorney engaged in private practice in midtown Manhattan representing clients in state
and federal matters. A Queens native, he began his legal career in 1997 as an assistant district attorney
in the Queens County District Attorney’s Office, where he prosecuted felony cases and handled appellate litigation.
In 2001, he served as an Administrative Law Judge with the New York City Taxi & Limousine Commission and later
became a senior associate at Stern & Montana, LLP, where he conducted complex civil litigation relating to large-scale
and systemic insurance fraud. His additional legal experience includes service at the New York State Attorney General’s Office
and the New York County District Attorney’s Office, as well as a clerkship with the Honorable William Friedmann of the New York State
Supreme Court Appellate Division, Second Department.
He is a member of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York, the Asian American Bar Association of New York
and the Queens County Bar Association. Mr. Chu, a mayoral designee, has been a board member since June 2008.
On March 30, 2011, Mayor Mike Bloomberg named him Chair of the board.
J.D., 1997, St. John’s University School of Law; B.A., 1994, State University of New York at Buffalo
Return to Board Members'