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Andrew Norfleet

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Biography

Andrew "Andy" Norfleet has been in the private practice of law since 1999. At Lavery Law he concentrates his practice on public entity liability, labor and employment and professional liability including civil rights suits and common-law tort claims. He also represents adults and juveniles charged with crimes throughout Central Pennsylvania as well as adults alleged to be incapacitated individuals.

Prior to joining Lavery Law, he was a managing attorney with a large Central Pennsylvania litigation firm, managing the firm's Social Security disability practice. Prior to that, he operated a litigation partnership for eight years in the Lemoyne/Camp Hill area. After graduating from law school, he served as an associate and later as a managing partner with a major Harrisburg litigation firm where he represented clients in the firm's insurance defense practice and initiated and managed the firms Social Security disability practice group. While attending law school he served as the Executive Director of Dauphin County Pretrial Services.

He has lectured on the topic of the Social Security disability appellate process at national conferences and to local attorneys and human service providers. He is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum.

Mr. Norfleet is a proud graduate of The Pennsylvania State University with a BA in Political Science and a BA in American History. He received his Juris Doctor from the Widener University School of Law.

Education

  • Widener University School of Law, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
    • J.D. - 1999
    • Honors: Moot Court Honor Society - President
    • Honors: Widener University Teaching Fellow
    • Honors: National Order of Barristers
  • Pennsylvania State University, Pennsylvania
    • B.A. - 1993
    • Honors: Dean's List
    • Major: Political Science
    • Major: American Studies

Bar Admission

  • Pennsylvania, 1999
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Pennsylvania

Pro-Bono Activities

  • Dauphin County Homeless Outreach Program, 2009 to 2011
  • Court Appointed Guardian Ad Litem: Dauphin County and York County
  • Board of Directors, Dauphin County Pretrial Services, 1999 to 2002
  • Junior Achievement Instructor West Shore School District
  • Volunteer Cross-Country Coach Red Land High School, Fall, 2010 to 2010
  • San Diego Marathon as a Member of Team in Training Volunteer - Central Pennsylvania Animal Alliance, 2011 to 2011

Past Positions

  • Metzger, Wickersham, Knauss and Erb, PC, Harrisburg, PA, Managing Partner, 2000 to 2011
  • Metzger, Wickersham, Knauss and Erb, PC, Harrisburg, PA, President of Corporation
  • Metzger, Wickersham, Knauss and Erb, PC, Harrisburg, PA, Management Committee, 2007 to 2007
  • Metzger, Wickersham, Knauss and Erb, PC, Harrisburg, PA, Shareholder, 2005 to 2005
  • Dauphin County Pretrial Services, Executive Director, 1998 to 1999
  • Dauphin County Pretrial Services, Program Director, 1994 to 1999

Languages

  • English

Professional Associations

  • National Organization of Social Security Claimants' Representatives, 2009 to Present
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Dauphin County Bar Association

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Civil Litigation
  • Criminal Litigation