Thomas J. McAndrew
Thomas McAndrew began his career in employment and labor relations law by serving as a Trial Attorney for the Civil Aeronautics Board in Washington, D.C. from 1971-1972. In 1972 Attorney McAndrew served as the Legal Assistant to Member Fanning of the National Labor Relations Board in Washington, D.C . until 1973. From 1973 to 1974 he served as the Labor Relations Officer for the State of Rhode Island Department of Education. Thereafter, from 1974-1979 he served as the Deputy Assistant Commissioner of Education for the State of Rhode Island and subsequently, the Labor Relations Administrator for the State of Rhode Island from 1979-1980.
In 1980 Attorney McAndrew was co-founder of the firm Powers & McAndrew, Inc. and litigated cases from that firm until 1987.
In 1987 Attorney McAndrew founded Thomas J. McAndrew & Associates and has practiced law out of that firm since that time.
1971, Rhode Island; 1972, District of Columbia; 1985, Massachusetts; U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia; U.S. Court of Appeals, First, Second and Fourth Circuits; U.S. Court of Federal Claims; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces; U.S. Court of Customs and Patent Appeals; U.S. Tax Court; U.S. Supreme Court
Providence College, BA 1968
George Washington University J.D. 1971
Georgetown University LLM in Labor Law 1973
Rhode Island (Member, Committee on Labor Law, 1974),
Federal and American (Member, Section on Labor and Employment Law)
American Arbitration Association (Member, Advisory Council)
The Association of Trial Lawyers of America
Providence, Rhode Island