M. Andrew (Andy) Avram has handled workers’ compensation matters for employers and workers’ compensation carriers since joining the firm in 1990.  He has experience at all levels of workers’ compensation litigation including mediations, hearings at the Deputy Commissioner and Full Commission level, and Court of Appeals.

Andy also has experience in handling traumatic injury by accident claims, occupational disease, asbestosis, chemical exposure, and psychological claims, and permanent total type issues such as attendant care and adaptive measures. Andrew has obtained favorable results for defendants at mediations and in litigation before the Industrial Commission.

Some of his clients include builders, trucking companies, manufacturers, and municipalities.

Representative Matters

Cases or matters referenced do not represent the lawyer’s entire record. Each case is unique and must be evaluated on its own merits. The outcome of a particular case cannot be predicated upon a lawyer’s or a law firm’s past results.

  • Received a favorable decision from the court of appeals in the Jauregui vs. Carolina Vegetables case.

Articles, Presentations, and Publications

  • Andrew is a frequent speaker at seminars before workers’ compensation carriers and employers on various topics including occupational disease claims, return to work issues, cost control in the workers’ comp system, and case law updates.


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