Andrew Roffe

Andrew S. Roffe

Partner

Andrew S. Roffe

Partner

  • Overview

    Biography

    Andrew Roffe is a partner in the law firm of Robinson+Cole and chair of its Administrative Law Group, a cross-disciplinary practice interfacing with all areas of the firm. Its focus is on guiding clients through their interactions with state and local government.

    Mr. Roffe has been practicing law in New York City since 1972. He has enjoyed many years of service in varied governmental positions. From 1978 to 1986, he served as Executive Counsel to the speaker of the New York State Assembly. He has also served as the legislative counsel to a former Westchester County executive and as a legislative aide to numerous members of the U.S. House of Representatives.

    Mr. Roffe has been a registered lobbyist in New York State since 1988 and maintains offices in New York City and Albany for this purpose.

    Mr. Roffe has lectured on governmental affairs and administrative law issues at New York University, Pace University School of Law, State University of New York at Albany, and Columbia University School.

    Mr. Roffe currently serves on the Board of Directors for the New York Foundling Hospital and for the New York School for the Deaf.

     

  • Experience
    • Experience

      Experience

      • Representation of a New York county in all aspects, including corporate, environmental, real estate, and administrative law, of its renegotiation of a long-term agreement for the disposal of solid waste and operation of a waste-to-energy facility, with several ancillary agreements among the county, the facility operator, and the municipality in which the facility is located concerning the transfer of ownership of such facility from a county agency to the operator of the waste-to-energy facility.
    • Professional Associations

      Professional Associations

      New York State Bar Association (1972 - present)

      New York City Bar Association (1972 - present)
    • Honors + Awards

      Honors + Awards

      AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated in Martindale-Hubbell™ in the areas of Administrative, Healthcare, Public Finance, and Environmental Law (Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings is a trademark. AV Preeminent is a certification mark of Reed Elsevier Properties, Inc.)

      Listed in New York Super Lawyers® in the area of Administrative Law for 2013 to 2016 (Super Lawyers is a registered trademark of Key Professional Media, Inc.)

    • Community Involvement

      Community Involvement

      New York Foundling Hospital
      Board of Directors

      New York School for the Deaf
      Board of Directors

      Colgate University Alumni Council (2014)
  • NEWS + PRESS
    • News

      R+C News Releases

      • October 18, 2016

        Robinson+Cole Lawyers Recognized by Super Lawyers®

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      • October 19, 2015

        Robinson+Cole Lawyers Recognized by Super Lawyers®

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      • October 17, 2014

        Robinson+Cole Lawyers Recognized by Super Lawyers

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      • August 5, 2014

        Andrew Roffe Elected to Alumni Council of Colgate University

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