Andrew J. Shaw


Andrew J. Shaw is a Member of the Firm in its Litigation and Bankruptcy, Creditors’ Rights, and Financial Restructuring Practice Groups.  Andrew concentrates his practice on a wide variety of complex litigation and bankruptcy and creditors’ rights matters.

Andrew has a wide range of experience in all phases of litigation in state and federal courts and administrative agencies in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and New York, as well as in alternative dispute resolution forums. His experience includes bankruptcy litigation, commercial litigation, insurance coverage counseling and litigation, insurance defense litigation, fraud litigation, criminal defense, estate litigation, real estate litigation, unemployment compensation, and commercial and consumer collections. Andrew represents individuals and closely-held and public companies, including bankruptcy trustees, business entities and owners, property owners, landlords, construction contractors, hospitality, sports, recreation and entertainment entities, and insurance companies.

Andrew is well versed in federal, and state Fair Debt Collections Practices Acts and has presented on various bankruptcy topics.

Andrew has also handled non-litigation matters, including residential real estate transactions, business formations, probate, and wills, trusts, and estates. Additionally, Andrew was an Assistant Deputy Public Defender with the New Jersey Office of the Public Defender in the Mercer County Trial Region, where he represented indigent criminal defendants in indictable, felony trial court matters. While in law school, Andrew was a judicial extern for Associate Justice Evelyn Lundberg Stratton of the Supreme Court of Ohio and was an Associate Editor of the Ohio State Law Journal.

Andrew is a Member of the Executive Committee of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s Light the Night Campaign in the Lehigh Valley and a former Man of the Year Candidate and is a Member of the Board of Directors for Meals on Wheels of the Greater Lehigh Valley.

  • The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law
    • J.D., 1998
  • University of Wisconsin
    • B.A., 1994
Professional Affiliations
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Bar Association of Lehigh County
  • Northampton County Bar Association
Bar Admissions
  • Pennsylvania
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • District of Columbia
  • U.S. District Court
    • Eastern District of Pennsylvania
    • Middle District of Pennsylvania
    • District of New Jersey
    • Eastern District of New York
    • Southern District of New York
  • U.S. Court of Appeals
    • Second Circuit
    • Third Circuit
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