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Andrew M. Dean

Senior Associate

Andrew represents clients in all stages of state and federal litigation, including at the trial and appellate levels.

Before coming to Harter Secrest & Emery, Andrew was an appellate attorney with the Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Fourth Department where he assisted Justices in resolving appeals. Prior to that, he was a law clerk to the Honorable Thomas P. Griesa, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, where his work included matters relating to the Republic of Argentina’s sovereign debt restructuring, patent disputes, and complex civil litigation.

In addition, Andrew gained valuable experience as an associate at Richards, Layton & Finger, Delaware’s largest and one of its oldest law firms. This included representing debtors and creditors in all stages of chapter 11 restructurings and adversary proceedings.

HONORS & AWARDS

  • Selected by peers for inclusion in 2023 Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America for Municipal Law
  • 2018 New York State Bar Association Empire State Counsel Award for Pro Bono Service
  • University at Buffalo School of Law
    • Order of the Coif, Order of Barristers
    • Executive Editor, Buffalo Law Review
    • Recipient, Max Koren Award, Justice Phillip Halpern Award

PRACTICE AREAS

ADMISSIONS

  • New York
  • Delaware (inactive)
  • United States District Court for the Western District of New York
  • United States District Court for the District of Delaware
  • United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware

CLERKSHIP

  • Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Fourth Department, Rochester, NY
  • Hon. Thomas P. Griesa, United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, New York, NY

EDUCATION

  • University at Buffalo School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude
  • Utica College of Syracuse University, B.A., magna cum laude
  • Mohawk Valley Community College, A.A.

Andrew represents clients in all stages of state and federal litigation, including at the trial and appellate levels.

Before coming to Harter Secrest & Emery, Andrew was an appellate attorney with the Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Fourth Department where he assisted Justices in resolving appeals. Prior to that, he was a law clerk to the Honorable Thomas P. Griesa, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, where his work included matters relating to the Republic of Argentina’s sovereign debt restructuring, patent disputes, and complex civil litigation.

In addition, Andrew gained valuable experience as an associate at Richards, Layton & Finger, Delaware’s largest and one of its oldest law firms. This included representing debtors and creditors in all stages of chapter 11 restructurings and adversary proceedings.

HONORS & AWARDS

  • Selected by peers for inclusion in 2023 Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America for Municipal Law
  • 2018 New York State Bar Association Empire State Counsel Award for Pro Bono Service
  • University at Buffalo School of Law
    • Order of the Coif, Order of Barristers
    • Executive Editor, Buffalo Law Review
    • Recipient, Max Koren Award, Justice Phillip Halpern Award

PRACTICE AREAS

ADMISSIONS

  • New York
  • Delaware (inactive)
  • United States District Court for the Western District of New York
  • United States District Court for the District of Delaware
  • United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware

CLERKSHIP

  • Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Fourth Department, Rochester, NY
  • Hon. Thomas P. Griesa, United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, New York, NY

EDUCATION

  • University at Buffalo School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude
  • Utica College of Syracuse University, B.A., magna cum laude
  • Mohawk Valley Community College, A.A.
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Andrew M. Dean