Andrew L. Richards

Andrew L. Richards: Attorney with Kaufman Dolowich & Voluck, LLP


Andrew L. Richards has over 20 years of experience in construction and surety law, commercial litigation for all types of businesses, and errors and omissions defense for architects and engineers. With respect to construction law litigation, he represents property owners, developers, general contractors, construction managers, trade/subcontractors, architects, engineers, material suppliers and surety companies. His experience encompasses both private construction and public improvement projects. Mr. Richards also drafts and negotiates construction contracts, and renders advice to clients during a project to avoid post-project litigation. His broad commercial litigation experience includes shareholder disputes, employment disputes, fraud claims, real estate disputes, discrimination claims and finders’ fee claims.
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Areas of Practice (16)

  • Construction Law
  • Business Litigation
  • Contract Drafting and Negotiation
  • Construction Defect Litigation
  • Professional Liability/Errors and Omissions
  • Claims, Litigation, Arbitration and Mediation
  • Shareholder Litigation
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)
  • General Liability
  • Fidelity and Surety
  • Architects and Engineers
  • Union Arbitrations and Grievances
  • Employment Agreements
  • Wage and Hour Litigation and Compliance
  • Labor and Employment Law on Behalf of Management
  • Employment Practices Liability Defense

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
(516) 681-1100  Phone
(516) 283-8717  Phone
(516) 749-5911  Cell Phone
(516) 681-1101  Fax
University Attended:
Vassar College, B.A., 1986
Law School Attended:
Brooklyn Law School, J.D., 1989
Year of First Admission:
1996, U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit; 2002, U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit; 1990, New York, New Jersey, U.S. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York and U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey; 2002, U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit; 2001, U.S. District Court, District of Colorado; 2005, U.S. District Court, Northern District of New York; 1989, Connecticut
Connecticut, New York State, New Jersey State and American Bar Associations.
Payment Information:
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates

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