Andrew Martingale is a partner in Quatela Chimeri’s Municipal, Labor & Employment, and Litigation Practice Groups. Mr. Martingale provides counsel to commercial and municipal clients, including libraries and school districts, in matters involving municipal, labor & employment, and education law, among other areas, as general, labor, and litigation counsel. Amongst other clients, Andrew serves as general counsel to 17 Long Island municipal entities, advising them in all aspects of governance, from day-to-day employee issues to an out-of-the ground $20+ million construction project — and everything in between.
Mr. Martingale litigates extensively in state and federal courts, as well as administrative forums including the State Division of Human Rights, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, disciplinary tribunals, and appeals before the Commissioner of Education. Andrew serves on the Suffolk County Bar Association’s Commercial Division Committee.
Andrew graduated magna cum laude from Albany Law School. While in law school, Andrew served as a Senior Editor on the Albany Law Review and won the Karen C. McGovern Senior Prize Trials competition. He was also an Associate Law Clerk for the late Honorable Roger J. Miner, United States Court of Appeals, Second Circuit. Prior to law school he received his degree in economics from Siena College.
Andrew is admitted to practice in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern, Southern, and Western Districts of New York and all New York State courts. Andrew was selected to Super Lawyers’ Rising Stars for the New York Metro Region as a Top Rated Employment & Labor Attorney (2017-2022). He is also a member of the New York State, Nassau and Suffolk County Bar Associations.