Andrew Hand

Andrew Hand
Andrew is a native of Spartanburg, South Carolina, and has experience in commercial and financial services litigation, education law, and a variety of regulatory and compliance matters.  He began his legal career as a law clerk to the Honorable Graham C. Mullen, Senior U.S. District Court Judge for the Western District of North Carolina.  Just prior to joining Willoughby & Hoefer, Andrew spent two years working for an international law firm in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Andrew graduated summa cum laude from Clemson University, where he was awarded the William Shannon Morrison Prize for the graduating senior with the most outstanding record in historical studies.  After college, Andrew joined Teach For America, and spent two years teaching high school social studies in Warrenton, North Carolina.  Andrew received his law degree from Duke University School of Law, where he was the Editor-in-Chief of the Duke Journal of Constitutional Law and Public Policy, as well as a teaching assistant for the first-year legal writing course.


South Carolina Bar

North Carolina Bar

United States District Court: South Carolina and Western District of North Carolina


Duke University School of Law, J.D.

Clemson University, B.A., Summa Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa


South Carolina Bar Association

North Carolina Bar Association



Forbidden Territory or Well-Defined Boundaries? M.B.Z. v. Clinton and the Overzealous Application of the Political Question Doctrine, 7 Duke Journal of Constitutional Law and Public Policy Sidebar 61 (2012).