Over 44 years of legal service on your side

Thomas J. McAndrew, Esq. is a seasoned litigation attorney with over forty-four (44) years of experience practicing law at the federal, state, and local levels. Attorney McAndrew has extensive experience in civil law, administrative law, employment law and labor related matters including employer defense for unfair labor practices and union elections. He has negotiated in excess of four hundred (400) collective bargaining agreements and has arbitrated in excess of five hundred (500) cases throughout his career.

Attorney McAndrew has represented various public entities and private sector employers and his clients include the likes of non-profit organizations, municipalities, automobile processors and retailers, and product manufacturers and retailers.

Attorney McAndrew has experience representing his clients in mediations, arbitrations, and before state and federal courts and administrative boards as well as various other fora including the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the Human Rights Commission, the National Labor Relations Board, and State Labor Relation Boards.

The Law Office of Thomas J. McAndrew and Associates is in alliance with Cravath, Swaine & Moore, LLP, Day Pitney LLP, Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP, and Tonkon Torp LLP.

This firm is listed in the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers.


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Tom McAndrew, Trustee and Treasurer of the John E. Fogarty Foundation for Persons with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

For over thirty (30) years, Thomas McAndrew has played a significant role in ensuring the success of the John E. Fogarty Foundation for Persons with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities and the continued efforts on behalf of its mission. This all volunteer group was established by Rhode Island Congressman John E. Fogarty, Mr. McAndrew’s father-in-law, in 1964 and since its inception, has provided millions of dollars in grants to a host of Rhode Island organizations that enhance the lives of individuals with …