Andrew is a partner and chairs Boardman Clark’s Litigation Practice Group. He also chairs the firm’s Technology Committee. In addition, Andrew is currently serving as the President of the Wisconsin Defense Counsel (Wisconsin’s defense bar). Andrew’s trial and appellate practice focuses on the representation of insurance companies and their insureds. The cases primarily involve personal injury, property damage, and professional malpractice. Andrew also frequently represents insurance companies in insurance coverage disputes and extra-contractual litigation (bad faith). Finally, Andrew regularly defends municipalities in a wide variety of matters, including major civil rights lawsuits. Andrew is admitted to practice before all Wisconsin state and federal trial and appellate courts. He is listed in the Best Lawyers in America and is rated AV-Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell. Andrew is a member of Boardman  Clark LLP’s Inclusion, Diversity, Equity and Action (IDEA) Group.

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Admitted to Practice

  • Wisconsin State Courts
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit

Honors & Recognition

  • AV® Rating by Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™
  • The Best Lawyers in America®
  • Named to the Wisconsin Super Lawyers® list
  • Up and Coming Lawyer, Wisconsin Law Journal
  • Following law school, Andrew served as Judicial Law Clerk to Justice Patience Drake Roggensack of the Wisconsin Supreme Court

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Presentations, Publications, & Contributions

  • Chief Editor, Wisconsin Civil Trial Journal, 2010-2017
  • Author, “Successfully Excluding Treating Physicians’ Opinions under Daubert,” Wisconsin Civil Trial Journal, Vol. 18, No. 2, 2020
  • Presenter, “Defending Claims for Loss of Earning Capacity,” Wisconsin Defense Counsel, Winter Conference 2019
  • Presenter, “Deposition Strategies for Effectively Defending Lawsuits,” Wisconsin Defense Counsel, Summer Conference 2019
  • Contributing Author, Tort Law Chapter in the Annual Survey of Wisconsin Law (State Bar of Wisconsin CLE Books), 2010-2017
  • Author, "Deposition Techniques:  Get Your Ducks in a Row," Wisconsin Lawyer, Vol. 86, No. 07, reprinted at Wis. Civil Trial J., Vol. 11, No. 3, 2013
  • Presenter, “Deposition Techniques for New (and Old) Lawyers,” State Bar of Wisconsin Litigation, Dispute Resolution, and Appellate Practice Institute, 2013
  • Author, "Inequality by Default: The One-Sided Nature of Wisconsin’s Default Judgment Rules," Wisconsin Civil Trial Journal, Vol. 7, No. 4, 2009
  • Author, "Spoliation of Electronically Stored Information, Good Faith, and Rule 37(e), 29 N. Ill. U. L. Rev. 79," 2008
  • Author, "A Heavy Burden:  Proper Application of Copyright's Merger and Scenes a Fair Doctrines, 8 Wake Forest Intell. Prop. L.J. 128" 2007

Community Involvement & Board Memberships

  • Chair of Boardman Clark’s Campaign Committee for United Way of Dane County”
  • United Way’s “Healthy for Life” Community Solutions Team
  • Key Club and Rosenberry Society Member of the United Way of Dane County

Professional Memberships

  • Wisconsin Defense Counsel, Executive Board, President
  • American Bar Association
  • State Bar of Wisconsin
  • Dane County Bar Association
  • DRI
  • James E. Doyle Chapter of the American Inns of Court

Education

  • J.D., summa cum laude, Michigan State University College of Law, 2008
    • Michigan State Law Review, Articles Editor
    • Dean Charles H. King Scholarship
    • Jurisprudence Awards in Civil Procedure II and Research, Writing and Advocacy I
  • B.S. German Literature, University of Wisconsin - Madison, 2005
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