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Practice Areas

Practice Emphasis:

Andy's trial practice includes complex commercial, intellectual property, insurance, securities, agribusiness and commodities litigation and arbitration, including FINRA arbitrations. In addition, he has provided representation on water law and environmental and regulatory matters. He also represents clients in connection with professional complaints and investigations.

Admitted to Practice:

United States District Court for the District of Nebraska
United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
United States Supreme Court


Harvard University, J.D., cum laude, 1998
University of Chicago, A.B., general honors, 1995

Other Experience/Achievements:

  • Listed: Best Lawyers in America (Woodward/White, Inc.) (Commercial Litigation)
  • Listed: Chambers USA, America's Leading Lawyers for Business (Chambers & Partners Publishing) (Commercial Litigation)
  • Listed: Great Plains Super Lawyers (Business Litigation; Intellectual Property Litigation)
  • Listed: Benchmark Litigation, The Definitive Guide to America's Leading Litigation Firms & Attorneys
  • Listed: Benchmark Appellate, The Definitive Guide to America's Leading Appeals Litigation Firms & Attorneys
  • Member, Advisory Committee, United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
  • Fellow, Litigation Counsel of America
  • Member, Robert Van Pelt American Inn of Court, 2006-present
  • Member, Nebraska Accountability and Disclosure Commission, 2003-2009; Chair, 2007-2009
  • Law Clerk to Judge William Jay Riley, United States Circuit Judge, Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals, 2001-2002
  • Law Clerk to Chief Judge Lawrence J. Piersol, United States District Judge, District of South Dakota, 1999-2001
  • Board of Editors, Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy, 1996-1998