Andrew is a partner and Chair of the firm’s Environmental Practice, where he counsels clients in transactional, permitting, compliance and enforcement matters under federal and state health and safety, hazardous waste, air and water pollution, site development and property transfer laws. He develops and negotiates deal documents, conducts due diligence and designs environmental insurance for transactions involving contaminated properties. Through his work providing environmental support in domestic and cross-border energy, corporate and real estate transactions, Andrew has earned a national reputation in numerous high-profile matters. He also assists clients with site assessments, audits and permitting/compliance obligations. Andrew holds advanced degrees in marine science and has gained an international reputation from advising on oil spill response/natural resource damages matters. Andrew is a frequent author and speaker on environmental topics, an adjunct professor at Connecticut College and a Fellow of the Goodwin-Niering Center for the Environment.
George Washington University Law School (J.D., 1990); University of Massachusetts at Amherst (M.S., Ph.D., 1983, 1987); Trinity College (B.S., 1981).