Andre Dominique Pierre was born in Arcahaie, Haiti in 1969. He immigrated to the United States in 1983 and attended high school and college in Long Island, New York. He received his bachelor’s degree in engineering from New York Institute of Technology in 1994 and his law degree from the University of Miami in 1997. Mr. Pierre served as an intern to the Honorable Melvia Green at the Third District Court of Appeal in Florida. He subsequently worked at the intellectual property law firm of Lott and Friedland, P.A.
For the past 20 years, Mr. Pierre has been focused on criminal and immigration law at the Law Office of Andre D. Pierre, P.A. Mr. Pierre is also an adjunct member of the faculty at Barry University, teaching immigration and nationalization law, real estate law and business organizations. He has also lectured extensively throughout South Florida on criminal convictions and their immigration consequences.
Mr. Pierre served two consecutive terms as the Mayor for the City of North Miami. He also served on many of the city’s advisory boards, was an active member of North Miami’s business community, and served on the executive board of the Greater North Miami Chamber of Commerce, where he was elected Chairman of the Board from 2003-2005. From 2009 to 2020, Mr. Pierre has received more than 10 commendations across South Florida, and has been a member of more than 20 associations and committees, including the Supreme Court of the United States.