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Alfred University, B.A., 1973; State University of New York, M.A. Program, 1975
Syracuse University, J.D., 1978
1979, New York and U.S. District Court, Southern, Eastern and Northern Districts of New York; 1984, U.S. Supreme Court; 2014, Second Circuit Court of Appeals
Brooklyn, New York State (Member, Lawyer's Professional Liability Committee, 2007—) and American Bar Associations; Association of Professional Responsibility Lawyers; New York State Trial Lawyers Association; The Association of Trial Lawyers of America; Association of Trial Lawyers of New York.
Andrew Lavoott Bluestone is a Manhattan attorney specializing in legal malpractice. He is a Diplomate and Board Certified in Legal Malpractice by the American Board of Professional Liability Attorneys, and has been listed in The Best Lawyers in America since 2012. He is a Tier One Metropolitan listed attorney there.
Andrew Lavoott Bluestone is an Adjunct Professor of Law at the St. John's School of Law, teaching legal malpractice. Beyond teaching, he regularly contributes to the Outside Counsel column at the New York Law Journal, His many articles center around legal and professional malpracgtice and negligence.
He regularly litigates in state and federal court and has appeared in all of the New York state courts, including the New York Court of Appeals. He regularly litigates in the US District Courts of New York, and has argued in the Second Circuit Court of Appeals.
Bluestone has been listed in Who's Who in America since 2002 and regularly lectures at CLEs for attorneys, on the topic of legal malpractice.
Honors include Board Certification, Presidential Award from the Association of Legal Malpractice Attorneys (2006), Hewlett Packard Legal Technology Award (2006).
Diplomate, Board Certified in Legal Malpractice by the American Board of Professional Liability Attorneys (ABPLA)
LaBaberra v. N.Y. Eye and Ear Hospital, 91 N.Y.2d 207; Broadcast News Networks v. Loeb & Loeb; Gelfand v. Oliver.
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