Andrew is a Partner practicing in Spencer Fane’s Environmental Group. His practice includes regulatory permitting and compliance counseling, environmental litigation at the state and federal levels, OSHA compliance, and environmental matters associated with corporate acquisitions and real estate transactions. Mr. Brought has significant experience in civil and criminal enforcement matters associated with environmental laws. Mr. Brought also practices with Spencer Fane’s Corporate Investigations Group where his work has included matters relating to executive malfeasance, the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, and health care fraud matters. He was awarded his Juris Doctor from the University of Maryland School of Law in 2002, where he graduated Order of the Coif, Order of the Barristers, and was a recipient of the Ward, Kershaw and Minton Clinical Advocacy Prize for his work with the law school’s Environmental Law Clinic. Andrew received his Bachelor's degree magna cum laude in Environmental Resource Management in 1997 from Virginia Tech.
Andrew is currently admitted to practice in Missouri, Texas, and Maryland and the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas, the Western District of Missouri and the District Court of Kansas. Environmental Law Solutions blog