Andrew’s practice is focused on civil litigation, trust and estate litigation, business transactions, and intellectual property. For several years, Andrew specialized in employment law, representing and counseling employers. He has litigated matters involving personal injuries, business and contract disputes, trust and probate, professional liability, insurance coverage, medical malpractice, and elder abuse.
Andrew’s transactional experience includes entity formation, asset and stock purchases, and mergers and acquisitions. Andrew also brings a seasoned eye to the review and negotiation of contracts, leases, and a variety of other agreements.
After graduating from University of Colorado Boulder, Andrew received his J.D. from Southwestern Law School. Prior to joining SMT, Andrew worked in the San Francisco office of a respected national firm and he was a senior associate at Lynch, Gilardi & Grummer. Most recently, Andrew managed the litigation practice for Los Angeles firm Weinberg Gonser LLP, where he worked closely with clients in the cannabis industry.
Andrew was born and raised in Santa Rosa. Before law school, he worked in the wine industry. When he’s not in the office, Andrew enjoys watching and playing sports, exploring new countries, and spending quality time with friends and family.