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Andy has provided environmental legal services to industrial, commercial and governmental clients for over 30 years. Andy's practice is concentrated in environmental law. He assists clients with permitting, remediation, insurance claims, transaction due diligence, enforcement defense, and compliance counseling. He is a former chairperson of the Environmental Law Section of the Indiana State Bar Association.

Andy has been a Certified Hazardous Materials Manager since 1989.

Career Highlights


  • Selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® in the fields of Environmental Law, 2011-2014; and Litigation – Environmental, 2012-2014, 2018-2019
  • Ardath Burkhart Board Leadership Series Graduate, 1989


Professional Affiliations

  • Indianapolis Bar Association, Environmental Law Section
  • Indiana State Bar Association, Environmental Law Section
  • American Bar Association, Section of Environment, Energy and Resources
  • Indiana Chamber of Commerce
  • Indiana Manufacturers Association
  • Indiana State Poultry Association
  • Air & Waste Management Association
  • Alliance of Hazardous Materials Professionals
  • American Agricultural Law Association
  • Water Environment Federation

Community Involvement

Professional Leadership

  • Indiana Society of Hazardous Materials Managers, Board of Directors, 1994-1996 and 2002-2004; President, 2003
  • Indiana State Bar Association, Environmental Law Section, past chair

Civic and Charitable Involvement

  • Cathedral Theatre
  • Purdue University President’s Council


Contributions & Published Works

  • “Environmental Compliance Handbook-A Guide for Indiana Businesses,” published by Indiana Chamber of Commerce, Fourth through Eighth Editions, editor and contributing author
  • "GreeNotes®" newsletter published by the Indiana Chamber of Commerce, contributing author and editor (2004-2011)



  • "Permitting Facility Changes," Indiana Chamber of Commerce, September 2015
  • “Environmental Audits, Practical Compliance with EPA Regulations,” Indiana Chamber of Commerce, October 2010
  • Guest Lecturer, “Environmental Compliance and Enforcement,” Indiana University School of Law - Indianapolis, April 2010
  • “Stack Test Failures,” Indiana Chapter, Air and Waste Management Association, October 2007
  • “Self-Disclosure Non-Rule Policy,” Advanced Environmental Law, Indiana Continuing Legal Education Forum, May 2007



Purdue University, B.S., Economics, with honors and distinction, 1978
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, 1982
Indiana University Kelley School of Business, M.B.A., 1982

  • Indiana, 1982
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