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Andrew J Calandro

Litigation Attorney at Riverview, FL

5.0   8 reviews

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About Andrew

Learn Andrew’s areas of practice.

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Practice areas
  1. Litigation
    50%
    Car wreck, personal injury, slip and fall, nursing home abuse/neglect, wrongful death, medical malpractice, toxic torts.

  2. Car accident
    25%
    Getting injured in a car wreck can change your life forever. Trust an experienced attorney who knows how to deal with insurance companies and defense attorneys, while you focus on healing.

  3. Personal injury
    25%

“We sue people who screw people.”

Andrew J. Calandro has been practicing law for over a decade, beginning his career with Murray & Wright, before starting his own firm, where he specialized in taxation, business law, and estate planning. In 2015, Andrew joined Vinson Law P.A. as part of the personal injury litigation team.

In just a short time, Andrew earned his success as a civil trial attorney and became Vinson Law’s managing partner. In 2019, he was welcomed into the Million Dollar Advocate Forum, which less than 1% of attorneys qualify for. In 2020, Andrew founded Calandro Law in order to continue his mission of helping the victims of car wrecks, wrongful death, premises liability, nursing home negligence, medical malpractice, and toxic torts. Andrew is a winning trial attorney, taking on giant corporations, insurance companies, and government agencies. He has built a reputation in the legal community as being a zealous advocate for his clients.

Andrew is a third-generation Floridian and a Tampa native. A proud University of Florida alumnus, Andrew continued his education after law school and earned an advanced law degree (LLM) from the University of Denver. Andrew is a graduate of Gerry Spence’s Trial Lawyers College in Jackson Hole, Wyoming – a distinction he shares with only approximately 2,500 trial attorneys, nationwide.

Andrew has adopted a holistic approach to helping his clients and understands that well-being extends beyond the number at the bottom of the jury verdict form.

When he isn’t serving his clients, Andrew enjoys movies, exercising, and cheering on the Florida Gators. He trains in Thai Chi, Kung Fu, and other martial arts.

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Licensed for 12 years
State FL
Status Member in Good Standing
Acquired 2011
Updated 11/23/2022

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Andrew Calandro
10027 Water Works Ln
Riverview, FL, 33578

Reviews

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Posted by Matthew | June 23, 2021
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Car accident help
Andrew was phenomenal when my daughter was in a car accident. He was attentive, communicated well, and professional. We got the help we needed and more!
Response from Andrew Calandro June 29, 2021
Glad I could help! And I appreciate that you took the time to share your experience.
Posted by Nicolette | May 18, 2021
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
The BEST
Andrew was my personal injury lawyer. Not only did he take on my case when others rejected it, but truly cared about me, my my injuries and my well-being. Despite the process taking over two years, it was worth it, because Andrew won our case. He’s extremely professional and works incredibly hard to make sure his clients are taken care of and satisfied with the outcome of their case. Can’t recommend him enough.
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Response from Andrew Calandro May 20, 2021
Your recommendation means so much to me! Thank you for sharing your experience.
Posted by Mike | March 23, 2021
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Strongly Recommend
Andrew is a true professional and an aggressive advocate for his clients. At a time that was already stressful and taxing on my family Andrew made getting the proper treatment to recover and a fair legal settlement easy. his competence professional acumen enabled him to push back on the insurance companies to ensure I was well taken care of. I would never want anyone else to go through what my family did, but if they do they will want Andrew in their corner.
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Response from Andrew Calandro May 20, 2021
I very much appreciate the kind words, Mike. Thank you for trusting me with such a important responsibility.
Posted by Amanda | March 8, 2021
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Highly Recommend
Mr. Andrew Calandro was my lawyer when I had my accident. The passion, consideration and determination he had for my case and me as his client was a blessing to me. I highly recommend Calandro Law to anyone that wants the same experience that I had.
Response from Andrew Calandro March 11, 2021
I very much appreciate you sharing your experience, Amanda. Thank you for the kind words!
Posted by Lance | December 11, 2019
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Amazing
Andrew Calandro was truly amazing and got me the results I wanted and I'm very grateful and appreciative I chose him as my attorney. Thank you so much!!!
Response from Andrew Calandro December 12, 2019
Thank you for trusting me with your case, Lance. I appreciate the kind words!
Posted by Dennis | September 18, 2015
This review is from a potential client who consulted with this attorney.
| Consulted Attorney
Outstanding Attorney
Andrew has consistently shown a dedication to his clients that is second to none. Professional and competent is every sense. Great Attorney with a sharp legal mind.
Posted by Sam | February 18, 2013
Sharp and Trustworthy Professional
I have served on a non-profit board with Andrew for 2 years and have come to know him quite well as an individual and professional. Andrew shows great dedication to his work, and I have used him on several occasions to review various personal documents and contracts for me, as well as contracts for our board. He is quite thorough in his reviews and recommends revisions that protect me (us) as his client.
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Posted by Jennifer | February 7, 2013
Very helpful
I hired Andrew to review the documents for the short sale of my house. He was easy to contact, always responded promptly and was professional and courteous to work with. I would recommend him to friends and will use his services again in the future.
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Cost

Rates
  • Contingency 33%-40%

Resume

AVVO RATING 8.7 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Managing Attorney and Chief Operating Officer
  • Vinson Law
  • 2015 - Present
  • Managing Member
  • The Law Offices of Andrew J. Calandro, PLLC
  • 2011 - 2016
  • Law Clerk
  • The Law Offices of Murray & Wright, PA
  • 2011 - 2011

Education

  • Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers College
  • Certificate
  • 2016
  • University of Denver Sturm College of Law
  • LL.M - Master of Laws
  • 2011
  • Florida Coastal School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2010
  • University of Florida
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 2006
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Associations

  • Florida Justice Association
  • Member
  • 2017 - Present
  • Tampa Bay Trial Lawyers Association
  • Member
  • 2017 - Present
  • Hillsborough County Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2016 - Present
  • Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers College
  • F-Warrior Alumnus
  • 2015 - Present
  • Toastmasters International
  • Member
  • 2011 - Present
  • University of Florida Alumni Association
  • Local Director/Member/Volunteer
  • 2006 - Present
  • Troy Aikman Fan Club
  • Member
  • 1990 - Present
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Awards

  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2021
  • Million Dollar Advocate
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • 2019
  • Pro Bono Honors Award
  • Florida Coastal School of Law
  • 2010

Publications

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Speaking Engagements

  • Thrivent Financial Advanced Planning
  • Estate Planning Basics
  • 2015

Attorney endorsements

Received (4)
Given (4)
Endorse Andrew
Litigation Attorney | May 01
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Andrew has dedicated himself to becoming an outstanding advocate for his clients. He is very professional and routinely goes above and beyond. Most importantly, he is very empathetic and truly cares about the people he represents."
Car accident Attorney | Jan 04
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"Andrew is an intelligent, committed attorney who fights hard for the best possible outcome for his clients. As he is well credentialed and competent, your case is in good hands with him."
Tax Attorney | Jan 17
Relationship: Friend
"I endorse this lawyer. Andrew is an excellent, top-of-the-line attorney who is uber-committed to his clients. His knowledge, compassion and desire to seek justice are unmatched. He has experience in various areas of the law including the very tough area of tax law. I wouldn't hesitate in considering hiring him."
Tax Attorney | Jun 27
Relationship: Supervised lawyer
"I endorse this lawyer. I had the privilege of having Andrew as my law clerk while he finished his LL.M. in tax. The quality of his work consistently exceeded expectations. I would recommend his services to anyone."
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Riverview Litigation Lawyer Andrew J Calandro
Andrew J Calandro
Litigation Attorney
Riverview, FL
Licensed for 12 years