Andrew T. Rees
Andrew Rees specializes in corporate takeover litigation and securities fraud. He was on the litigation team that obtained a $146.25 million recovery verdict in Nieman v. Duke Energy Corp.
Andrew Rees is an associate in the Firm’s Boca Raton office. His practice focuses on complex class actions, including securities, corporate governance and consumer fraud litigation. He was on the litigation team that successfully obtained a $146.25 million recovery in Nieman v. Duke Energy Corp., which is the largest recovery in North Carolina for a case involving securities fraud and one of the five largest recoveries in the Fourth Circuit.
Prior to joining the Firm, Rees worked as an associate in the Washington, D.C. office of Hogan & Hartson LLP, where he practiced in the area of commercial transactions, including financings, stock purchases, asset acquisitions and mergers.
Rees earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from Pennsylvania State University and his Juris Doctor degree from William and Mary School of Law. While at William and Mary, he served as an Associate Articles Editor of the William and Mary Law Review, achieved honors in legal research and writing and received the J. Heywood Bell Memorial Scholarship.
William and Mary School of Law, J.D., 2002
- Associate Articles Editor, William and Mary Law Review
- Achieved Honors in legal research and writing
- Received the J. Heywood Bell Memorial Scholarship
Pennsylvania State University, B.A., 1997
- District of Columbia
- Commonwealth of Virginia
- United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida
- July 28, 2016
- November 3, 2015