Andrew C. Punzo

Associate

New York

(212) 453-3925

(212) 509-9492

Andrew is a litigator who handles primarily commercial litigation. He has experience in a variety of commercial litigation matters and assists across practice areas, such as real estate, insurance, and transportation and trade. Andrew assists with research; drafting of legal memoranda, motions, and pleadings; discovery; and appeals.

Prior to joining the firm as a summer associate in 2018, Andrew was a judicial intern for the Honorable Walter F. Timpone, New Jersey Supreme Court and the Honorable Deborah M. Gross-Quatrone, Superior Court of New Jersey, Civil Division.

Andrew earned his bachelor's degree, summa cum laude, from Fordham University. Andrew earned his law degree, magna cum laude, from Seton Hall University School of Law where he was Order of the Coif and Phi Beta Kappa. He was also senior editor of Seton Hall Law Review.

Experience

Publications

New York Commercial Reasonability Standards in UCC Mezzanine Foreclosure Sales During COVID-19

January 19, 2021

Andrew Punzo provides guidance on how to conduct a commercially reasonable UCC foreclosure sale in the context of mezzanine loan foreclosures during COVID-19.

Commercial Tenants Raising Impossibility of Performance and Frustration of Purpose [Alert]

May 06, 2020

Menachem J. Kastner, Emily Shoor, and Andrew Punzo discuss the case law behind New York courts applying the common law doctrines of Impossibility of Performance and Frustration of Purpose narrowly and strictly and only in limited circumstances.

Public Company COVID-19 Disclosures and Mitigating Securities Litigation Risks [Alert]

March 16, 2020

Joseph Dever, Linda Regis-Hallinan, and Andrew Punzo discuss the SEC's announcement regarding public disclosures in a company's periodic report in light of COVID-19.

Education

  • Seton Hall University School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, 2019
  • Fordham University, B.A., summa cum laude, 2016
  • New York