Andrew focuses his practice on complex civil litigation, primarily intellectual property matters. Prior to joining Durie Tangri, Andrew served as a law clerk to the Honorable S. James Otero in the United States District Court for the Central District of California. He began his legal career as an associate at Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan LLP, where he worked on a variety of patent and trade secret cases concerning technologies ranging from software and biochemistry to medical devices and chip design.
Andrew is a graduate of the University of Virginia School of Law. During his time in Charlottesville, he participated in extramural moot court, where he and his partner won the AIPLA Giles S. Rich Moot Court Competition. He also served as an articles editor for the Virginia Journal of International Law and participated in UVA’s Entrepreneurial Law Clinic. Andrew received his B.S. in polymer science from the University of Southern Mississippi. Between his undergraduate and graduate studies, he spent several years researching organic photovoltaics and taught AP chemistry at a public high school in Beijing.
In his free time, Andrew enjoys watching college football, traveling with his wife, and trying to improve his gumbo recipe.