New York, New York
phone: (212) 818-9019
fax: (212) 986-5316
Andrew Multer graduated from Harvard College in 1979, and received his law degree from Northeastern University School of Law, in Boston, in 1987, after five years in journalism. After graduation he clerked for the Hon. Michael H. Dolinger, a Magistrate-Judge in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.
Mr. Multer spent six years as a public defender with The Legal Aid Society’s Manhattan office, gaining invaluable experience as a trial lawyer, negotiator and advocate. In 1996 he became an Assistant Corporation Counsel in the New York City Law Department. There, he defended the City, its employees and agencies in various civil matters, specializing in federal civil rights cases.
In 1999, Mr. Multer became General Counsel to Pilates, Inc., which he represented in numerous trademark and partnership dissolution suits while negotiating contracts with local and international affiliates and handling employment and other general business matters.
With scores of trials to verdict and 16 years of courtroom experience, Mr. Multer brings proven litigation and negotiation skills, as well as a practical understanding of the workings of corporate and other business entities, to the firm.
Mr. Multer is admitted to practice in the state and federal courts of New York.