Your Attorney for Technology, Contracts, Privacy, Start-Ups, Corporate Matters and Public Affairs
"Andrew's software licensing/professional services know-how was second to none."
He has over 10 years experience working with large and small clients, providing responsive service to reach business goals. He provides personal service, big firm trained and Fortune 500 experience at small firm prices.
He received his J.D. from George Washington University where he served on the International Law Review
- Affiliate Agreement
- Business Consulting Agreement
- Distribution Agreement
- Equipment Lease
- Licensing Agreement
- Loan Agreement
- Manufacturing Agreement
- Marketing Agreement
- Non-Disclosure Agreement (Commercial)
- Profit Share Agreement
- Publishing Agreement
- Release of Liability
- SaaS Agreement
- Sales Agreement
- Service Agreement
- Terms of Service
- User Agreement
- Other Commercial Contract Matter
- Outside General Counsel
- Benefits & Compensation
- Contractor Agreement
- Contractor Termination
- Employee Handbook
- Employee Stock Option Plan
- Employee Termination
- Employment Agreement
- Employment Policies & Procedures
- Equity Compensation
- Intellectual Property Assignment Agreement
- Non-Compete Agreement
- Non-Disclosure Agreement (Employment)
- Severance Agreement
- Worker's Compensation Claims
- Workplace Harassment & Discrimination Claims
- Other Labor & Employment Matter
"Responsive and knowledgeable."
"Rehired Andrew for an additional project after completion of our first project."
"Andrew was professional, a clear communicator, and worked within our time restraints. Will use again!"
"Andrew was great to work with. We had a tight turn around with my project, and he made our deadline and was super flexible and communicative. Highly recommend."
"Overall, great experience! Good work and understanding over my issue on hand."
Jan 2014 - Present
Work closely with C-level executives to assess and manage risk for clients.
Drafted and negotiated NDAs, subcontractor agreements, referral agreements, web and complex technology development agreements, SaaS/PaaS licenses, privacy policies and TOU for domestic and international deals (UK, EU, Canada), including creating template agreements for start-ups. Managed corporate, IP functions, GDPR.
Senior Legal Counsel
Mar 2011 - Dec 2014
Worked with sales department to review all legal aspects of new products, negotiate technology consulting, complex custom software development, SaaS, e-commerce, outsourcing and IT managed services contracts with Fortune 1000 clients and subcontractors support HR operations and corporate functions.
Vice President of Legal Affairs for Information Technology
Dec 2007 - Dec 2008
Worked with business units to negotiate and draft over 300 IT-related contracts, outsourcing agreements, SaaS licenses RFPs and Statements of Work for studio operations and in support of media, DVD, production and security operations.
Jan 2007 - Dec 2007
Negotiated and drafted all subcontractor and outbound service agreements for technology consulting and managed services for 300 employee company with three international offices.
Managed employment and immigration law issues for company.
Conducted due diligence reviews of company acquisitions.
Law Offices of Andrew Lachman
Feb 2002 - Jan 2007
Drafted corporate documents, entity formation documents, contracts and licenses for interactive entertainment industry.
Lipow & Harris
Dec 2003 - Apr 2006
Drafted complaints, motions and discovery documents in connection with state business litigation.
Conducted research and drafted memoranda on litigation issues.
Appeared in state court to argue motions.
Engaged in discovery, including deposing witnesses, drafting discovery documents and conducting research.
Jan 1999 - Dec 2001
Co-Chaired company privacy practices and government affairs operations for company, reviewed all new products for legal compliance, managed company intellectual property and all internal technology licensing operations for pre-IPO technology and content company