Andrea P. Brockway

Andrea P. Brockway

Counsel

Contact Info

Phone: (215) 972-7114
Fax: (215) 972-1849

Primary Office

Philadelphia
Centre Square West
1500 Market Street, 38th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19102-2186

Andrea P. Brockway

Counsel

Andrea Brockway assists clients who are facing complex commercial litigation in federal and state courts, particularly in the higher education industry. Andrea's work for institutions of higher education includes providing advice and conducting internal investigations connected to their compliance concerns, as well as responding to private lawsuits and government enforcement activity. She also handles cases involving white collar defense. In addition, her federal practice includes defending disputes involving ERISA-governed insurance policies.

As an enhancement to her practice before the federal bench, Andrea serves as the Firm's liaison to the Prisoner Civil Rights Volunteer Attorney Panel, for the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, where she has provided pro bono representation to prisoners in civil rights cases.

Experience

  • Advise an institution of higher education on matters involving accreditation, board governance, and financial exigency
  • Advise an institution of higher education on contracts with third parties relating to esports
  • Advise on matters involving allegations of hazing and sexual assault or abuse involving an educational institution, at both the university and the K-12 level
  • Assist in the defense of a public university in civil litigation matters stemming from claims brought by alleged sexual abuse victims as well as overlapping legal proceedings, including civil and administrative matters
  • Advise institutions of higher education on regulatory interpretation questions and on policy preparation and implementation
  • Assist in the representation of corporations and individuals being investigated by various government agencies or acting as witnesses in such cases

 

Credentials and Accolades

Memberships and Affiliations

Philadelphia Bar Association

Pennsylvania Bar Association

Education

J.D., cum laude, Temple University James E. Beasley School of Law, 2008

  • Note/Comment Editor, Temple Political and Civil Rights Law Review

B.A., magna cum laude, Boston College, 2004

Bar Admissions

New Jersey
Pennsylvania

Firm Management Positions

Career Development Committee, Member

Andrea Brockway assists clients who are facing complex commercial litigation in federal and state courts, particularly in the higher education industry. Andrea's work for institutions of higher education includes providing advice and conducting internal investigations connected to their compliance concerns, as well as responding to private lawsuits and government enforcement activity. She also handles cases involving white collar defense. In addition, her federal practice includes defending disputes involving ERISA-governed insurance policies.

As an enhancement to her practice before the federal bench, Andrea serves as the Firm's liaison to the Prisoner Civil Rights Volunteer Attorney Panel, for the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, where she has provided pro bono representation to prisoners in civil rights cases.