Biography

Andrew is a Government Relations Liaison in the firm's Augusta, Maine, office. He supports the firm's Government Affairs Practice Group and our Maine Legislative Team by monitoring and lobbying bills before the legislature, tracking issues of client interest, and reporting on budgetary proceedings.

Prior to joining Preti Flaherty, Andrew served as Elections Coordinator for the Maine Department of the Secretary of State, Special Assistant to the state Attorney General, and Chief of Staff for both the Maine House Majority Office and Maine State Senate Majority Office. He has held key advocacy positions at several health care–related organizations, as well as supervisory and supporting roles in numerous State and U.S. Senate campaigns.

Andrew is a graduate of the Syracuse University Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs and Bowdoin College. A native Mainer, he lives in Georgetown, Maine, with his wife and two children.

Civic and Charitable Activities

  • Georgetown Historical Society
    • Board Member, 2010 – 2016
    • VP of Operations, 2010-2012
  • Emerge Maine, Board Member, January 2012 – January 2014

Firm Highlights

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Legislative Alert: Governor’s Economic Recovery Committee Update

The Governor’s Economic Recovery Committee met on Friday June 26 th to hear reports from the Chairs of all six subcommittees. In the reporting on Friday the biggest monetary ask was from the Infrastructure...

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Legislative Alert: Appropriations and Financial Affairs Committee Meeting Report

The Maine State Legislature’s Appropriations and Financial Affairs Committee met on Friday, June 5 th to continue to discuss the impacts of COVID-19 on Maine’s economy. The agenda included childcare issues, a report from...

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Legislative Alert: Governor Janet Mills' Stage 4 Announcement

Governor Janet Mills announced Tuesday afternoon that Maine will enter Stage 4 of its four-stage Restarting Maine’s Economy Plan on October 13, 2020. Stage 4 will allow for increased indoor capacity during the winter...

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Maine Legislative Alert: Reopening and Other Updates

The Legislative Practice Group at Preti Flaherty hopes you are all staying healthy, safe, and sane. We are continuing to interface with Governor Mills, her staff, and relevant of members of her administration on...

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Maine Legislative Alert: Lodging reservations may begin immediately for June 1st stays

Some good news was announced during today’s daily COVID-19 daily briefing regarding Maine’s lodging establishments. Commissioner Heather Johnson announced that, effective immediately, Maine lodging facilities can begin accepting future reservations for stays beginning June...

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Legislative Alert: Economic Recovery Grant Program Update

On Thursday, August 20, 2020, Governor Janet Mills announced the launch of the newly established Maine Economic Recovery Grant Program – a state-based approach to help support struggling Maine businesses and nonprofit organizations that...