Andrew Obergfell

Associate

  • location icon Newark, NJ
    One Riverfront Plaza
    Newark, NJ 07102

Andrew Obergfell is an associate in the Newark office of Lewis Brisbois and a member of the General Liability Practice. Prior to joining Lewis Brisbois, Andrew clerked for The Honorable Douglas M. Fasciale, J.A.D., in the New Jersey Superior Court, Appellate Division, in Newark, NJ.

Andrew graduated from Drew University with summa cum laude distinction. While at Drew University, Andrew was inducted into the Phi Beta Kappa Society and the Pi Sigma Alpha National Political Science Honor Society. Andrew then attended Seton Hall University School of Law, where he obtained his law degree with magna cum laude distinction, and was inducted into the Order of the Coif. While in law school, Andrew was an editor and published author for the Seton Hall Law Review, participated in the Impact Litigation Clinic, and was a member of the Interscholastic Moot Court Board. As part of the Interscholastic Moot Court Board, Andrew received the national best-brief award in the 2015 ABA National Appellate Advocacy Competition, as well as the 2015 best student-written brief of the year award as recognized by Scribes, the American Society of Legal Writers.

Publications

"Comment: Toward a Standard for a Failure to Accommodate Claim Under the NJ Law Against Discrimination"

Admissions

New Jersey

New York

United States District Court for the District of New Jersey

Education

Seton Hall University School of Law

Juris Doctor, magna cum laude, 2015

  • Order of the Coif

Drew University

Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, summa cum laude, 2012

  • Minor in History
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Pi Sigma Alpha

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