Senior Vice President Co-Leader of Contingent Risk
Andrew is a Senior Vice President at CAC Specialty and co-leader of CAC’s Contingent & Litigation Risk team. Andrew specializes specializing in negotiating, placing, and advocating for coverage for Litigation and Contingent Risk Insurance for corporate claimants, defendants, law firms, and finance groups.
Andrew’s practice focuses on crafting bespoke solutions for Litigation and Contingent Risk Insurance, providing strategic certainty around both contingent legal assets and contingent legal liabilities. With the CAC TL team Andrew has placed over $2 billion insurance limits in the contingent risk markets on both claimant-side and defense-side contingencies. On the basis of these policies, Andrew and the Contingent Risk team has worked closely with CAC’s financing arm, Dorset Peak, to provide several hundreds of millions of dollars in liquidity.
Before joining CAC Specialty, Andrew was the head of his law firm’s cybersecurity and data privacy group, where he counseled clients on compliance, cyber insurance risk management, data breach response and litigation. As a lawyer at King & Spalding in Atlanta, Andrew also gained significant experience successfully litigating over half a billion dollars in D&O and E&O claims on behalf of financial institutions. Andrew also has extensive experience in consumer class actions, complex commercial litigation, business torts, and healthcare related investigations and business disputes.
Andrew earned his J.D. from The University of Virginia School of Law, where he received the James M. Shoemaker, Jr. Moot Court Award and was on the Managing Board of the Virginia Journal of International Law. He received his B.A. from Vanderbilt University (magna cum laude, with honors). He is also a former Teach For America teacher, with four years of experience in public education.