Andrew G. Toulas

Andrew G. Toulas: Attorney with Harwood Lloyd, LLC AV stamp icon
Attorney Awards

Biography

Andrew G. Toulas is a Partner with Harwood Lloyd’s Insurance Litigation Department. Mr. Toulas joined Harwood Lloyd in 2007. He specializes in the defense of litigants in civil cases on behalf of insurance carriers trying numerous cases to verdict. He also handles cases involving issues of fraud, insurance coverage, mass tort, tort claims and personal injury negligence. In 2005, Mr. Toulas was certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Civil Trial Attorney. He was recertified in 2010 and again in 2015.

Mr. Toulas received his B.A. as a double major in Government and English from Wesleyan University in Middletown, Connecticut in 1990. He received his J.D. from Seton Hall University School of Law in 1993. He was the Managing Editor of the Seton Hall Journal of Sport Law. In addition to his role in publishing the Journal, Mr. Toulas organized the Annual Sports Law Symposium.

While at Seton Hall, Mr. Toulas interned with sports agent Craig E. Fenech, Esq., of Sparta Pro Rep., Inc., handling contracts of professional athletes and media clientele.

Following law school, Mr. Toulas began his legal career at O’Toole & Couch where he defended litigants for a decade. In 2004, he joined the firm of Purcell, Ries, Shannon, Mulcahy and O’Neill as an associate in the General Litigation Department.

Mr. Toulas was selected by the Super Lawyers Star Search New Jersey Board on Attorney Certification-Civil Law in 2009.

Mr.. Toulas was selected by the Supreme Court of New Jersey for membership and service on the District Ethics Committee (IIB South Bergen County) for a four-year term from 2012 until 2016. Mr. Toulas had investigative and hearing responsibilities over the attorney disciplinary system in New Jersey ensuring that our state’s attorneys maintain the highest ethical standards of the legal profession.

In April of 2015, Mr. Toulas was elected Trustee of the Bergen County Bar Association filling a vacancy resulting from the Honorable Gregg A. Padorano’s appointment as a Judge of the Superior Court of New Jersey.

Mr. Toulas is designated by the New Jersey Supreme Court as a Certified Civil Trial Attorney. Certified Civil Trial Attorneys have demonstrated levels of experience, education, knowledge and skill in civil trial practice as recognized by other attorneys and judges familiar with their work. To attain and maintain this designation involved a written examination and ongoing continuing legal education requirements in civil trial law. Less than 2% of New Jersey attorneys are certified by the New Jersey Supreme Court.

AWARDS & RECOGNITION

•Recognized by 201 Magazine as one of the Top Lawyers in Bergen County 2012, 2013, 2014
•Recognized by The Star Ledger's Inside New Jersey Magazine and by Corporate Counsel, The Business Magazine For In-House Counsel as one of New Jersey's Top Rated Lawyers 2012

OTHER

•Martindale-Hubbell Preeminent AV Rating

Areas of Practice (2)

  • Insurance Law
  • Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
(201) 359-3575  Phone
(201) 487-4758  Fax
www.harwoodlloyd.com
University Attended:
Wesleyan University, B.A., 1990
Law School Attended:
Seton Hall Law School, J.D., 1993
Year of First Admission:
1994
Admission:
1994, United States District Court, District of New Jersey; 1994, New Jersey
Memberships:

Memberships & Associations

LEGAL

•Bergen County Bar Association, Trustee
•New Jersey Defense Association
•Sports Lawyers Association
•Trial Attorneys of New Jersey

CIVIC / COMMUNITY

•Managing Editor, Seton Hall Journal of Sport, 1993

AWARDS & RECOGNITION

•Recognized by 201 Magazine as one of the Top Lawyers in Bergen County 2012, 2013, 2014
•Recognized by The Star Ledger's Inside New Jersey Magazine and by Corporate Counsel, The Business Magazine For In-House Counsel as one of New Jersey's Top Rated Lawyers 2012

OTHER

•Martindale-Hubbell Preeminent AV Rating

ISLN:
919047325

Peer Reviews

Hackensack, New Jersey

Contact Andrew G. Toulas

Required Fields

Required Fields


By clicking on the "Submit" button, you agree to the Terms of Use, Supplemental Terms and Privacy Policy. You also consent to be contacted at the phone number you provided, including by autodials, text messages and/or pre-recorded calls, from Martindale and its affiliates and from or on behalf of attorneys you request or contact through this site. Consent is not a condition of purchase.

You should not send any sensitive or confidential information through this site. Emails sent through this site do not create an attorney-client relationship and may not be treated as privileged or confidential. The lawyer or law firm you are contacting is not required to, and may choose not to, accept you as a client. The Internet is not necessarily secure and emails sent though this site could be intercepted or read by third parties.