ANDREW SHAW
Partner  




Kathy Ciesielka - Administrative Assistant
E: kciesielka@rebarkelly.com
T: 484-344-5325
Richard Vazirian - Paralegal
E: rvazirian@rebarkelly.com
T: 212-858-9973

Andrew J. Shaw is a partner at Rebar Kelly. He has extensive experience in civil, bankruptcy, criminal and family law litigation, having handled cases of automobile liability, health care liability, hospitality, sports, recreation and entertainment liability, premises liability and professional liability, labor law, insurance coverage counseling and litigation involving first and third-party claims under commercial general liability, automobile, homeowner’s and environmental policies and bad faith, commercial disputes, personal and business bankruptcy law, criminal law, family law, real estate law and unemployment compensation law. Andrew handles cases from initial pleading through discovery and concluding with trial and appeal. Andrew also has extensive experience in commercial and real estate transactional matters.

 
Professional Experience

Prior to joining Rebar Kelly, Patrick was employed at law firms in New York and New Jersey, was a founding and managing partner in a law firm in Pennsylvania and was an Assistant Deputy Public Defender for the New Jersey Office of the Public Defender in the Mercer County Trial Region. Andrew has been advising and counseling clients in various types of litigation matters in New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania for over two decades.

Education

The Ohio State University College of Law, Columbus, Ohio Juris Doctor, May 1998

University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin Bachelor of Arts, December 1994

Graduated with Distinction with a Double Major in Mathematics and Political Science

Primary Practice Areas
Arson-&-Fraud

Arson &
Fraud

Auto-Liability

Automobile
Liability

Bad-Faith

Bad
Faith

Complex-Litigation

Complex
Litigation

Construction-Defect

Construction
Defect

Contribution

Contribution
Subrogation

Environmental

Environmental
Coverage

First Party Coverage

First Party
Coverage

General-Liability

General
Liability

Medical-Malpractice

Medical
Malpractice

Professional-Liability

Professional
Liability

Reinsurance-and-Excess-Coverage

Excess
Coverage

Retail-&-Hospitality

Retail &
Hospitality

Third-Party-Coverage

Third Party
Coverage

Bar Memberships & Court Admissions
  • New York
  • New Jersey
  • Pennsylvania
  • Washington, D.C.
  • U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  • U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
Professional Affiliations and Professional Organizations

Notable Honors
Ohio State Law Journal: Staff Member, 1996-97; associate Editor, 1997-98

Personal Interests

In his spare time, Andrew enjoys traveling, exercising, reading, watching movies and spending time with his family.