Practice Areas

  • Appellate Strategy & Advocacy



  • New York State Bar

Adam Amirault, Esq.


Adam Amirault is an attorney in Kahana Feld’s Buffalo office. As a member of the firm’s Appellate Strategy & Advocacy Group, Mr. Amirault values the challenge of untangling complex issues and finding effective solutions for his clients. He has briefed and argued appeals focusing on constitutional rights, statutory interpretation, and procedural matters.

Before beginning his legal career, Mr. Amirault worked in the investment industry in communication and regulatory analyst roles. There, his responsibilities included analyzing changes in industry regulations and drafting communications describing the changes to internal stakeholder, financial advisors, and clients. In those roles, he discovered his ability to analyze legal concepts and communicate effectively with different audiences.

Mr. Amirault began his legal career as an appellate attorney the criminal legal sector. He first joined the Appeals and Post-Conviction Unit of the Legal Aid Bureau of Buffalo during law school as a New York Pro Bono Scholar, remained in that unit after graduation as a staff attorney, and later served as the unit’s Managing Attorney. It was there that he refined his research, analysis, and writing skills that he now relies upon to provide excellent service to Kahana Feld’s clients.



  • State University of New York, Buffalo School of Law
    • Juris Doctor, cum laude
      • Cross-Border Legal Studies Concentration
      • New York Pro Bono Scholar
      • Best Appellate Brief, Desmond Moot Court
      • Buffalo Law Review, Publications Editor
      • Order of Barristers
  • Saint Mary’s University (Halifax, NS, CAN)
    • Bachelor of Commerce
      • Marketing Major
      • Human Resources & Industrial Relations Major
    • Certificate of Human Resource Management
  • Ryerson University
    • Certificate of Macroeconomic Theory & Policy