Andrew Nussbaum

Partner

Andrew serves as a partner at Nussbaum Speir Gleason. His practice focuses on the defense of religious institutions, constitutional litigation, and high-stakes commercial and appellate disputes for traditionally minded clients.

Overview

Andrew Nussbaum serves as counsel at Nussbaum Speir Gleason. His practice focuses on the defense of religious institutions, constitutional litigation, and high-stakes commercial and appellate disputes for traditionally minded clients.

Andrew graduated first in his class from Tulane University Law School. He then clerked for two of the preeminent federal judges in the country, Chief Judge William H. Pryor Jr. of the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals and Daniel D. Domenico of the District of Colorado. Between his clerkships, Andrew worked for several years at one of the largest law firms int he world, where he litigated large commercial disputes throughout the country.

Andrew recently decided to leave Big Law to practice with Nussbaum Speir Gleason, a boutique firm delivering huge client victories. Andrew’s first brief with the firm was filed with the U.S. Supreme Court in Carson v. Makin.

Andrew is a fourth-generation Coloradan, a husband to his college sweetheart, a lover of the theology of the Desert Fathers, an active member of the Federalist Society, a mediocre trout fisherman of the small streams of Colorado’s Greenhorn Valley, and a former teacher of ancient Greek philosophy and early Christian theology at a private school in the Twin Cities.

Education

  • Tulane University Law School, J.D., summa cum laude
  • St. Olaf College, B.A.

Clerkships

  • Chief Judge William H. Pryor Jr. (11th Cir.)
  • Judge Daniel Domenico (D. Colo.)

Bar and Court Admissions

  • Colorado

Affiliations and Awards

  • Faculty Medal, Tulane University Law School
  • Dean’s Medal, Tulane University Law School
  • Order of the Coif, Tulane University Law School
  • Federal Bar Association Award, Tulane University Law School
  • Joseph Modeste Sweeney Scholarship, Tulane University Law School
  • Notes and Comments Editor, Tulane University Law Review
  • Bar of the State of Colorado
  • Federalist Society

Contact

We are located on the fourteenth floor of the First Bank Building in downtown Colorado Springs.

Location

2 N. Cascade Ave., Suite 1430 Colorado Springs, CO 80903

Contact Phone

(719) 428-4937

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