Andrew J Pecoraro is an associate in Cohen & Gresser’s Washington, D.C. office. His practice focuses on complex commercial litigation as well as white collar defense. He has particular experience with data breach disputes and class actions.

Andrew served as a law clerk to the Honorable Barbara Milano Keenan of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit and the Honorable Leonie M. Brinkema for the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia.

Andrew received his J.D., summa cum laude, from William & Mary Law School and was a member of the Order of the Coif. During his time in law school, he served as the Senior Articles Editor for the William & Mary Law Review and as a member of the Appellate & Supreme Court Clinic. Andrew received his Master of Letters with distinction from the University of Glasgow and his B.A., magna cum laude, from McDaniel College.

Andrew J Pecoraro is an associate in Cohen & Gresser’s Washington, D.C. office. His practice focuses on complex commercial litigation as well as white…

Education

William & Mary Law School (J.D., summa cum laude, 2017); University of Glasgow (MLitt, 2010); McDaniel College (B.A., magna cum laude, 2005)

Bar Admissions

Virginia; District of Columbia; United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit; United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit; United States District Court of the Eastern District of Virginia

Activities and Affiliations

Member, Federal Bar Association — Northern Virginia Chapter

Member, Virginia Bar Association

Congress recently enacted the Corporate Transparency Act (“CTA”), requiring millions of domestic and foreign businesses to disclose information about their beneficial owners to the federal government. In this C&G client alert, our Government Relations practice summarizes the major provisions of the CTA, considers the implications of the law on domestic and foreign entities, and provides analysis on some areas that may be shaped by the forthcoming implementing regulations.