“It is my honor and pleasure to serve the Greater Lehigh Valley not only professionally, but also personally, through public service. Being dedicated to this community allows me to better serve the firm’s clients and help those in need,” said Shaw.
About Meals on Wheels of the Greater Lehigh Valley
Since 1970, Meals on Wheels of the Greater Lehigh Valley has supported the most vulnerable people in the Lehigh Valley by providing home-delivered meals, grocery shopping, pet food and supply delivery, emergency meals, and other services needed by homebound senior citizens and adults with disabilities.
About Andrew Shaw
Shaw concentrates his practice on commercial litigation. He has a wide range of experience through all phases of litigation in both state and federal courts and administrative agencies in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and New York, as well as in alternative dispute resolution forums.
Shaw’s experience includes bankruptcy litigation, commercial disputes, insurance coverage counseling and litigation, insurance defense litigation, fraud litigation, criminal defense, real estate litigation, unemployment compensation, and collections. He represents individuals and closely held and public companies, including bankruptcy trustees, business owners, property owners, landlords, construction contractors, hospitality, sports, recreation and entertainment entities, and insurance companies. Shaw is well versed in both federal and state Fair Debt Collections Practices Acts and has made presentations on various bankruptcy topics.
Shaw has also handled non-litigation matters including residential real estate transactions, business formations, probate, and wills, trusts, and estates. Additionally, he was an Assistant Deputy Public Defender with the New Jersey Office of the Public Defender, where he represented indigent criminal defendants in indictable felony trial court matters.
Outside of work, Shaw serves as a member of the Executive Committee of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s Light the Night Campaign in the Lehigh Valley. He also participates in the Pennsylvania, Northampton County, and Lehigh County Bar Associations. Shaw earned his J.D. in 1998 from The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, where he was a judicial extern for Associate Justice Evelyn Lundberg Stratton of the Supreme Court of Ohio and an Associate Editor of the Ohio State Law Journal; and his B.A. in 1994 from University of Wisconsin.