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ANDREW lILLIS

Prior to joining the firm, Andrew worked extensively in Asia, initially in private practice for one of China's largest law firms where he focused on cross border transactions, foreign direct investment and FCPA matters, and subsequently in several in-house roles in Hong Kong, where he gained significant experience in regulatory compliance, capital raising, corporate governance, IP licensing, and contract negotiations. 

In addition to this, Andrew worked as staff attorney with the Hong Kong Refugee Advice Centre, providing pro bono legal assistance to refugees with asylum claims in Hong Kong. 

At  John Murphy & Associates, Andrew's focus is both corporate and commercial where he assists clients ranging from start-up enterprises to large multinationals with compliance, regulatory investigations, litigation, labor/employment advice, contracts, corporate governance, and Intellectual Property. 

Education

University College Dublin, Bcl 2004
University of Minnesota Law School (study abroad, 2002-2003)
University of Hong Kong LLM (Chinese Law), 2007

Pro bono work and activities

Secretary and member of Executive Board, Irish American Bar Association of New York
Member of Board of Directors - Irish Network New York
Pro Bono Attorney - Immigration Equality

Bar Admissions
New York