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Andrew James Roberto

Car accident Attorney at Knoxville, TN

5.0   4 reviews
  • Licensed for 17 years
    State TN
    Acquired 2007
    Status
    Active No misconduct found

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

About Andrew

Learn Andrew’s areas of practice.

3
Practice areas
  1. Car accident
    44%
    Andrew Roberto and The Lawyers of Brown and Roberto have represented countless clients who have been seriously injured by another drivers negligence. Andrew represents client's injured in car, motorcycle, or truck accidents whose injuries are the result of another drivers negligence. Assists clients injured in Tennessee accidents receive all the benefits they are entitled to under Tennessee law.

    16 years

  2. Social Security & Disability
    40%
    Andrew Roberto and The Lawyers of Brown and Roberto have represented countless claimants for Social Security Disability, SSI, and childhood SSI benefits. Andrew represents claimants at hearings before an Administrative Law Judge and at the Appeals Council. Andrew is also an accredited attorney for the preparation, presentation, and prosecution of claims for Veteran's benefits before the Department of Veterans Affairs as of April 2011.

    14 years

  3. Workers compensation
    16%
    Andrew Roberto and The Lawyers of Brown and Roberto have represented countless injured Tennessee workers. Andrew served as a Workers' Compensation Specialist with the Tennessee Department of Labor from 2004 to 2008. Issued Orders for injured workers to receive benefits under Tennessee law and served as a mediator in benefit review conferences. In private practice since 2008, assisting injured Tennessee workers in receiving all benefits they are entitled to under Tennessee law.

    19 years

Experienced. Caring. Responsive. Andrew Roberto understands that you're out of work, in pain, and just can't afford to miss out on everything you're entitled to under the law. 

Andrew is Knoxville native and a partner with The Lawyers of Brown & Roberto. He graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Tennessee in 1999 with a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science and a minor in Psychology, and received his Juris Doctorate from the UT College of Law in 2002.

Before entering private practice, Andrew was a local entrepreneur who founded and led Aware Entertainment. Later he served as a Workers’ Compensation Specialist with the Tennessee Department of Labor. He became a member of the Tennessee Bar Association in 2007.

Andrew serves the Knoxville community in a number of ways. His past service includes a term as a Knox County Election Commissioner and advisory board chairman for The Salvation Army. In recognition of his service, The Salvation Army presented him with their Partner in Mission Award in 2012. He was only the 33rd person nationwide to receive this honor. In 2015, The Lawyers of Brown & Roberto were also presented with the Red Shield Award in recognition for their service to the organization.

Andrew served on the board of the 2014 Congressional Medal of Honor Convention and, along with his colleagues at The Lawyers of Brown & Roberto, founded INVEST, a business competition that provides training, resources, and startup capital for military veterans. Committed to community service, the firm has sponsored and volunteered with Celebrate Recovery North Knoxville, promoted Bike Safety with the Epilepsy Foundation of East Tennessee, and is always looking for ways to serve our community.

Andrew and his family are members of Cokesbury United Methodist Church.

 

 

Photos and videos

The Lawyers of Brown and Roberto view service to our Community as an extension to our service as Lawyers. In this picture, Andrew Roberto is serving lunch at The Salvation Army's soup kitchen in Knoxville, Tennessee.
The Lawyers of Brown and Roberto view service to our Community as an extension to our service as Lawyers. Here, Andrew Roberto helps a student at Pond Gap Elementary properly secure his new bike helmet provided by The Epilepsy Foundation of East Tennessee
Lawyers Ralph Brown and Andrew Roberto.

Location

The Lawyers of Brown & Roberto
259 N. Peters Road
Suite. 101
Knoxville, TN, 37923

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Reviews

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Posted by Brian | September 5, 2020
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
A+++ Lawyers And Staff!!
I am very pleased with how I was treated at the Brown & Roberto Law Firm! My lawyer, Andrew Roberto, and his Paralegal, Lisa Basler, showed complete professionalism and attention to detail, when working with me on my disability case. They walked me through the process every step of the way and put my mind at ease by answering all of my questions. It was a lengthy process, but Mr. Roberto made himself available in office or on the phone when I had questions or concerns. Mr. Roberto took the time to prepare me for my case. I felt confident and assured by his belief in me and my case. By the way, I won my case! I highly recommend Mr, Andrew Roberto!!!!
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Posted by Gerald | June 1, 2020
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| Hired Attorney
Wotkmans comp settlement
Andrew is the best! His staff is on top of everything. His explanation and details he provided through a stressful time assured me that the process was something I dindt need to worry. I had never been through something like this and they provided the best information that I could have asked for.
Posted by Ashley | May 1, 2020
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| Hired Attorney
Excellent lawyer you'll ever find!!
I have nothing bad to say about these wonderful people!! They are all very respectful, caring and friendly.. They are all very knowledgeable, understanding and they know how to get it done.. Attorney Mr. Andrew Roberto and his paralegal Mrs. Lisa worked with me on my case in getting disability benefits due to my chronic severe anxiety, panic attacks and my learning disability I had since I was a child.. The best decision I made was to choose them to represent me at my hearing!! They are the best!!! Take my word for it-- If anyone needs a trustworthy, caring and very knowledgeable lawyer, this lawyer's office is the right place!!! I said to my mom if I ever needed a lawyer for anything ever and he helps for a certain case, I will definitely choose Mr. Andrew Roberto again; even if I had to travel many miles, I will!!! They are that good, believe me!!!
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Posted by Kristy | February 11, 2014
Extremely Grateful for Andrew Roberto
I struggled with seizures for years and was denied my social security disability. I chose this office for their dedication and ongoing service to the Epilepsy Foundation. Andrew and his staff were extremely responsive and very detail-oriented making sure I understood everything involved. They expeditiously responded to all of my questions; they also explained all options available. His staff also helped me find resources I was unable to find on my own. I am certain I would not have received my benefits had I gone elsewhere or tried to continued to appeal on my own.
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Cost

Rates
  • Free Consultation 30 minutes
  • Contingency 20%-33%
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

Resume

AVVO RATING 8.1 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Partner
  • The Lawyers of Brown and Roberto
  • 2008 - Present
  • Workers' Compensation Specialists 3
  • State Of Tennessee, Department Of Labor
  • 2004 - 2008
  • President/CEO
  • Aware Entertainment, Inc.
  • 2001 - 2004

Education

  • University of Tennessee College of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2002
  • University of Tennessee
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • 1999

Sample of Legal Cases

  • In The Case of C.C. for Period of Disability Insurance Benefits
  • Fully Favorable Decsion with more than $63,000 recovered back pay
  • In The Case of R. V. for a Period of Disability, Disability Insurance Benefits, and Supplemental Security Income
  • Fully Favorable Decsion with more than $64,000 recovered back pay

Associations

  • Knoxville Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Tennessee Association for Justice
  • Member
  • N/A

Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Lifetime Achievement Section
  • America's Top 100 Lawyers
  • 2020
  • Partner in Mission
  • The Salvation Army
  • 2013

Publications

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Speaking Engagements

  • Annual Meeting
  • Tennessee Workers' Compensation Update
  • 2013
  • Workers' Compensation Training
  • Tennessee Workers' Compensation
  • 2013
  • X-10/Y-12 Unit Meeting
  • Tennessee Workers Compensation Update
  • 2013
  • Local Meeting
  • Tennessee Workers' Compensation
  • 2012
  • Leadership and Community Service Conference
  • Tennessee Workers' Compensation
  • 2011
  • Leadership and Community Service Conference
  • Tennessee Workers' Compensation
  • 2010
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Attorney endorsements

Received (5)
Given (3)
Endorse Andrew
Personal injury Attorney | Jun 17
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I have had the pleasure of knowing Andrew for some time. He is a consummate professional who works tirelessly for his clients. Andrew is a skilled litigator and has earned the respect of the Knoxville bar. I have personally referred cases to his firm and have always been pleased with the level of customer service and counsel my referrals have received. He has my highest recommendation and endorsement."
Social Security & Disability Attorney | Jun 12
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I've known Andrew professionally for more than twenty (20) years. In my opinion, Andrew is not only an extremely competent and zealous attorney for his clients, but Andrew is also an effective communicator both in the courtroom and with his clients. He is approachable and not aloof. He doesn't use words to alienate his clients from understanding the ins and outs of their cases. His demeanor is naturally positive, and that translates into positive results for his clients. Andrew's considerable experience in his areas of practice and practical knowledge of how to bring a case to a successful resolution make him an excellent choice in attorney."
Workers compensation Attorney | May 08
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"Andrew is a diligent and aggressive attorney who is a passionate advocate for his clients. He's one of the best in Knoxville and I never have hesitation sending him potential clients. I know they will be treated fairly, with respect, and they won't get anything less than his best. A good lawyer and a good man."
Workers compensation Attorney | Jan 28
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. I have called Andrew many times over the years to pick his brain on workers compensation, personal injury, and disability cases. I swear the man knows everything. We are lucky to have him as a member of the Knoxville bar and appreciate his friendship."
Workers compensation Attorney | Feb 11
Relationship: Family member
"I endorse this lawyer. I know him personally. He works tirelessly for all of his clients."
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