Andrew L. Sandler, Esquire photoAndrew L. Sandler, Esquire

Practice Areas

  • Financial Services Enforcement & Investigations
  • Fair & Responsible Banking
  • Consumer Finance Litigation
  • Mortgage Servicing
  • Foreign Corrupt Practices Act & Anti-Corruption

Andrew L. Sandler, senior partner and founding member of Mitchell Sandler LLC, is a recognized leader in financial services litigation, enforcement, regulation and compliance. He also serves as a strategic legal advisor to many leading banks and thrifts, mortgage and consumer finance companies, and credit card issuers. A wide range of financial services companies look to Mr. Sandler for strategic advice and to help them navigate complex litigation and civil and criminal investigations and examinations by federal and state enforcement and bank regulatory agencies.

Chambers USA has consistently recognized Mr. Sandler as one of America’s Leading Lawyers in the Financial Services Industry. He currently holds Chambers USA’s top rating in the areas of Financial Services Regulation Banking Enforcement & Investigations and Consumer Finance Compliance and was recognized in 2012 as a “Star Individual” in Financial Services Regulation: Consumer Finance Litigation. Mr. Sandler also is consistently recognized in Best Lawyers, including his current recognition as “Lawyer of the Year” in the field of Litigation - Banking and Finance (Washington, D.C.). He has been named one of 30 D.C. “Superstar” lawyers by Washingtonian Magazine and a “Star of the Bar” in Banking and Financial Services. In June 2010, Legal Times named him a “Legal Visionary” for his role in founding BuckleySandler. He received his J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania Law School, an M.B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School, an M.A. from the University of Warwick (U.K.) (Rotary Foundation Fellow), and a B.A. from Union College.

Professional Affiliations

  • Board of Advisors, American Association of Bank Directors
  • National Board of Directors, Cancer Support Community
  • Board Member, Kolar Charitable Foundation of BuckleySandler LLP

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