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J.D., West Virginia University College of Law (1973)
B.S.B.A., Finance, West Virginia University (1970)
- Supreme Court of the United States
- Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia
- U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of West Virginia
- U.S. Courts of Appeals for the Fourth, Ninth and Federal Circuits
- U.S. Tax Court
Andrew Fusco focuses his practice on general and complex litigation, antitrust, competition law, RICO, business disputes, white-collar criminal defense, intellectual property infringement, mergers and acquisitions, product and technology licensing, pharmaceutical law and first amendment law.
He holds Martindale-Hubbell’s preeminent AV rating. He has been recognized by West Virginia Super Lawyers in the area of antitrust litigation (2007, 2011-present) and recognized by The Best Lawyers in America ® (2010-present) for antitrust litigation, commercial litigation, corporate governance law, intellectual property litigation and mergers and acquisitions law. Managing Intellectual Property magazine has named him among its annual “IP Stars” since 2013.
He has represented clients in transactions, litigation or administrative proceedings in 21 states and the District of Columbia, and in 13 countries outside of the United States.
Andrew served as the prosecuting attorney of Monongalia County from 1977 to 1981. He was the lead counsel for Plaintiff in Mylan v. AKZO, et al., Civil Action No. R90-1096 (DC, MD), a massive RICO case that arose out of the so-called “generic scandal” of the 1980s.
Served as Special Prosecutor in the matter of State v. Pierre E. Dostert, Circuit Judge, in the Circuit Court of Jefferson County and related proceedings in the WV Supreme Court of Appeals
- Served as Special Assistant Attorney General representing the State of West Virginia (by intervention) in the matter of U.S. v. Alcan, Inc., in the United States District Court for the District of Columbia, successfully opposing consent order sought by U. S. Department of Justice related to the merger of Alcan and Pechiney, requiring post-merger divestiture of Pechiney WV operations
- Successfully represented multiple automobile dealers in franchise termination disputes with manufacturers
- Held several faculty positions at West Virginia University (WVU School of Journalism, Media Law, 1997-2003; WVU College of Business and Economics, 1975-1976; and WVU College of Law, 1975-1976)
- Author of "Antitrust Law" in West Virginia Practice Handbook (Michie: 1991) as well as articles in various books and journals
- Contributing author, American Bar Association (Antitrust Law Section) Business Torts and Unfair Competition Handbook, Third Ed., 2014, Chapter IV - Commercial Disparagement and Defamation
- The Baker Street Irregulars Manuscript Series, General Editor, 2008-present
Named to The Best Lawyers in America ® (Mergers and Acquisitions Law; Commercial Litigation; Corporate Governance Law; Litigation - Antitrust; Litigation - Intellectual Property), 2010-present
- Peer-Review Rated AV by Martindale-Hubbell
- Recognized by Super Lawyers (Antitrust Litigation), 2011-2017
- Recipient of Marquis Who’s Who Lifetime Achievement Award, 2019
- Named to Managing Intellectual Property magazine’s “IP Stars,” 2013-present
- Named to Who's Who in American Law since inaugural edition in 1979
- Named "Outstanding Young Man of Morgantown" in 1979 by Morgantown Jaycees
- Best Lawyers in America®, August 20, 2020
- August 15, 2019
- West Virginia Record, August 2, 2017
- May 22, 2014
Presentations & Events
- Andrew G. Fusco, Panelist: Investing In IP: What Every Inventor, Entrepreneur and Small Business Owner Should KnowFourth Annual Intellectual Property Law SymposiumWest Virginia University College of Law, Entrepreneurship and Innovation Law Clinic, Morgantown, West Virginia, March 14, 2017
- Andrew has spoken at the Food and Drug Law Institute in Washington D.C.
- He has been a guest lecturer at the West Virginia University School of Pharmacy and West Virginia University School of Medicine.
Articles & Alerts
- "Chapter IV - Commercial Disparagement and Defamation, Business Torts and Unfair Competition Handbook," by Andrew G. Fusco and Michael C. CardiThird Ed., 2014American Bar Association (Antitrust Law Section), April 9, 2015