Andrew L. Van Houter is an associate in the firm’s Litigation Group based in the Florham Park office. Andrew focuses his practice on financial services, class actions, antitrust matters and commercial litigation.
Andrew has represented global financial institutions and corporations in multiple types of litigation, including breach of contract matters, federal and state securities claims relating to mortgage-backed securities and “naked” short sales, shareholder derivative actions, antitrust and commodity manipulation class action claims, employment discrimination actions and claims brought under the Anti-Terrorism Act related to alleged money laundering. Andrew has also conducted internal investigations concerning anti-money laundering practices, suspicious trading and allegations of abuse at a university.
In General. Prior to joining Drinker Biddle, Andrew was an associate at Sullivan & Cromwell LLP. He earned his law degree, summa cum laude, from Seton Hall University School of Law, where he served as a submissions editor for the Seton Hall Law Review and was inducted into the Order of the Coif. At Seton Hall, Andrew received the Raymond Del Tufo, Jr. Constitutional Law Award and an award for his contribution to the Impact Litigation Clinic for his work on appellate briefing concerning racial discrimination. Andrew earned his bachelor’s degree, cum laude, from Touro College, Lander College for Men.
Articles in the National Law Review database by Andrew L. Van Houter