Andrew Sokolowski, Senior Counsel
1875 Century Park East, Suite 1000
Los Angeles, CA 90067
P: 310.712.8017 | F: 310.943.0396
Andrew Sokolowski is a senior counsel with Capstone Law where he focuses on assisting litigation teams with positioning the firm’s high-value cases for trial. Andrew concentrates his practice on wage-and-hour and consumer protection class actions and has successfully litigated numerous class actions resulting in millions of dollars in recovery for class members. Andrew also has first-chair trial experience in state and federal court.
Andrew began his career in 2003 as a litigation associate at the international law firm Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP. Andrew later joined the plaintiffs’ bar, pursuing consumer protection and securities fraud class actions as an associate at Milberg LLP. He graduated from Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, cum laude and Order of the Coif in 2003, and was ranked in the top 5% of his class. Andrew received his undergraduate degree in History from UCLA in 1997. Following college, Andrew served in the United States Army for three years as an infantryman before attending law school.
Andrew is admitted to practice law in California and before the United States District Court for the Northern, Eastern, Central, and Southern Districts of California and the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. Andrew is actively involved in the Los Angeles legal community. He served on the Board of Governors for the Association of Business Trial Lawyers—Los Angeles Chapter from 2009 through 2013, and edited the chapter’s publication, The ABTL Report. Andrew is also an active member of the Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles (CAALA) and the Consumer Attorneys of California (CAOC). He has authored several articles, including: Chicken Little and the Future of Class Actions, CAALA Advocate (October 2013); The Anti-Injunction Act Takes on Rule 23, ABTL Report—Los Angeles (Summer 2011); and The Overreaction to the Kelo Decision, Los Angeles Lawyer (January 2006). As a member of the Central District of California Pro Bono Civil Rights Panel, which assists indigent plaintiffs with prosecuting civil rights claims, Andrew received the Public Counsel Pro Bono Achievement Award in 2012 for his work as the sole trial attorney in one of Panel’s civil rights cases. Andrew was also named a Super Lawyers – Southern California “Rising Star” in 2013, 2014, and 2015.