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Doctoroff, Andrew

Fall 2020

912 Legal Research
Andy Doctoroff is the principal member of Andrew S. Doctoroff Consulting, LLC, which provides professional services to governmental and private-sector entities like Sidewalk Labs undertaking infrastructure and other development projects, particularly those that raise dynamic legal and operational issues. Since March 2013, Mr. Doctoroff has overseen Michigan’s participation in the multi-billion dollar Gordie Howe International Bridge project. He has served in this role, first, as a senior advisor to Michigan Governor Rick Snyder and then as a private-sector consultant retained by Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer.  Prior to working for Governor Snyder, Mr. Doctoroff served as a law clerk for The Hon. Avern Cohn, a federal judge who sat in Detroit, and was later a long-time partner at the law firm Honigman Miller Schwartz and Cohn LLP. When in private practice, Mr. Doctoroff specialized in commercial litigation. Extensively involved in community and legal affairs, Mr. Doctoroff co-chaired a blue ribbon state bar committee that culminated in the enactment of statewide legislation establishing specialized business courts. A former journalist, Mr. Doctoroff graduated with honors from Harvard College and Michigan Law School.