Andrew M.J. Pinchin
Andy enjoys helping his clients both plan for the future and protect their present rights. No matter what the issue, Andy gives each client the same high level of commitment.
Publications & Presentations
- Casting Common Law and the Music Industry Adrift: Pre-1972 Recording Enter Federal Safe Harbors, 91 Or. L. Rev. 635 (2012)
Andy’s practice encompasses trusts and estates, business, and elder law. He has also successfully litigated cases for individuals and local businesses in a range of matters including real estate, contracts, and property damage.
Andy is a member of the Oregon State Bar and the Lane County Bar Association. He is a board member of the Eugene Springfield Tax Association and co-chairs the New Lawyers Division of the Lane County Bar Association. Andy is admitted to practice in all Oregon state and federal courts.
Born in England, Andy moved to Oregon in 2010 to attend law school. Prior to that, Andy spent many years traveling the world on Carnival and Cunard cruise lines as a showband musician playing guitar. This adventurous time in his life took him to six continents while working with colleagues representing over 70 nationalities.
While attending the University of Oregon School of Law, Andy was on the Oregon Law Review where he served as Managing Editor between 2012 and 2013 and was awarded the Maxine Lee Award for Editorial Excellence in 2012. During two clerkships with firms in Portland and Eugene, Andy gained experience across many legal areas such as business, personal injury, and litigation.
Andy enjoys spending time with his family exploring Oregon. He also enjoys reading autobiographies, going to the movies, and a little bit of cooking. His golf game is gradually improving.
- University of Oregon School of Law (J.D., 2013)
- Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts (John Moore’s University), Liverpool, England (B.A. with Honours, Music and Performing Arts 2000)