With years of prior work as a software developer and small business owner, attorney Andy Skwierawski brings real-world experience to his technical and scientific-focused law practice that includes environmental litigation, e-discovery, complex commercial disputes and municipal compliance.
He enjoys working with clients to understand their goals and find creative ways to achieve them.
“My first-hand knowledge of technology brings huge benefits to clients in truly understanding their issues and devising winning legal strategies for them,” Andy said.
Andy’s technical work includes both crafting and responding to e-discovery requests and reviewing software licensing and service agreements. Environmental litigation has included representing manufacturers, property owners, farmers and environmental organizations. Clients have included the Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District and the City of Green Bay.
An attorney at FF&SJ since June of 2007, Andy obtained his undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a double major of mathematics and computer science.
Andy spent 10 years working as a software developer and independent consultant at various Milwaukee corporations. He has developed expertise in software, hardware and firmware for the access control and security industries, in addition to having written numerous business applications. He is fluent in C, C++, SQL, SQL Server, .NET, C#, VB.net and a whole host of other three letter acronyms.
Andy graduated cum laude from the University of Wisconsin Law School, is a member of the Order of the Coif and the recipient of the ABA-BNA Award for Excellence in the Study of Health Law. He has also been honored as a Wisconsin Super Lawyer Rising Star for environmental litigation.
Andy is admitted to practice before the bars of the State of Wisconsin and U.S. District Court and is a member of the Milwaukee, Wisconsin and American Bar Associations.
- University of Wisconsin - Madison, B.S., Mathmatics & Computer Sciences, 1997.
- University of Wisconsin Law School, J.D., 2007, order of the coif, cum laude.