Andy Puls

Troutman Sanders

Young Attorneys 2012: 1-2 years

Andy Puls is an associate in the business litigation practice group in Troutman Sanders’ San Diego office. He represents both local and national clients in a variety of commercial contexts, including breach of contract claims, business torts, real property disputes and insurance coverage.

Prior to joining the firm, Puls interned in the Los Angeles Superior Court for the Hon. Anita H. Dymant and the Hon. Alexander H. Williams, III (Ret.) in the Appellate Division and the Settlement Court, respectively, and at The National Security Archive research institute in Washington, D.C.

Puls served as trial counsel in Applegate Properties, Inc. v. Coronado Cays Homeowners Assoc., et. al, and obtained judgment in the client’s favor in a novel easement dispute.

He has also represented insurance clients in complex, multi-party insurance coverage disputes; a real estate developer in breach of lease action against public entity; represented both commercial and residential plaintiffs in various quiet title actions; and represented a client before an Administrative Law Judge, including cross-examination of medical and vocational experts.

Puls graduated magna cum laude from Concordia University in Irvine and also attended Oxford University. He received his J.D., cum laude, from Boston University. He is licensed to practice in California, the U.S. District Court for the Central and Southern Districts of California, and is a member of the San Diego County Bar Association.

The Daily Transcript congratulates Young Attorneys 2012

This is the culmination of a peer nominating process that asked San Diego County lawyers to name the best young attorneys in San Diego County who are: Hard-Working & Detail-Oriented, Knowledgeable & Enthusiastic, Ethical & Professional, and Committed to Furthering the Interests of Justice in Society.

Young Attorneys 2012 Finalists

1-2 years

Jeff Bennion

Law Office of Jeff Bennion

Emily Crowley

Crowley Law Group

Janet Gutierrez

Gutierrez & Associates

Patrick Kane

Hamilton and McInnis LLP

Timothy Miranda

Miranda Law Group PC

Judson Price

Legal Recovery Law Offices

Andy Puls

Troutman Sanders

Jamie Quient

Procopio Cory Hargreaves & Savitch LLP

Ashley Recupero

Law Offices of Beatrice L. Snider APC

Maggie Schroedter

Higgs Fletcher & Mack LLP

Laura Sheppard

Law Office of Laura R. Sheppard

Abigail Stephenson

Blanchard, Krasner & French

3-5 years

Holly Amaya

WIS International

Veronica Barba

Lucas & Barba LLP

Rebecca Blain

Thorsnes Bartolotta McGuire

Jeffrey Boman

Pettit Kohn Ingrassia & Lutz

Sarah Boot

U.S. Attorneys' Office

Andrew Botros

Law Office of James D. Scott

Theresa Bowen

Carpenter Zuckerman & Rowley LLP

Ahmed Diab

Law Offices of Robert A. Stutman P.C.

Deborah Dixon

Gomez Trial Attorneys

Eric Eastham

Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo PC

Charles Fanning IV

Oliva & Associates ALC

Shawn Fields

Johnson & Weaver LLP

Renee Galente

Galente Ganci APC

Amber Holderness

DLA Piper

Timothy Hutter

Allen Matkins

Abbas Kazerounian

Kazerouni Law Group APC

Jessica Klarer Pride

The Pride Law Firm

Michael Licari

D’Egidio Licari &Townsend LLP

David Lichtenstein

Seltzer Caplan McMahon Vitek

Shyam Parekh

Qualcomm Inc.

Puja Sachdev

Sachdev Legal Group APC

6-7 years

Philip Alexander

Harris Personal Injury Lawyers Inc.

Steven Bronson

Law Offices of Steven Bronson

Alex Calero

California Department of Corporations

Robert Chambers, II

McClellan Law Firm

Karen Chen

DLA Piper

Craig Countryman

Fish & Richardson

Liem Do

Qualcomm Inc.

Joseph Dunn

Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo PC

Emily Gates

Wilson Turner Kosmo

AnneElise Goetz

Higgs, Fletcher & Mack

T. Brooke Miller

Best Best & Krieger LLP

Robin Phillips

Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch

Malcolm Roberts

Sullivan Hill

Andrea Russell

Kirby Noonan Lance & Hoge LLP

Raymond Ryan Jr.

San Diego Injury Law Center

Brittany Syz

Solomon Minton Cardinal Doyle & Smith LLP

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Important Dates

Nominations Open: August 31
Nominations Close: October 19
Nominees Announced: October 26
Finalists Notified: October 31
Sponsorship/Advertising: December 6
Publication Date: December 13



Timothy Hutter, Allen Matkins

Associate at Allen Matkins San Diego, Timothy Hutter's drive and passion for law have earned him recognition as a top Young Attorney for 2012 by The Daily Transcript.

Past Events

Young Attorneys reception

Transcript reporter Doug Sherwin talks to Nadia P. Bermudez of the Brown Law Group LLP at the 2007 Young Attorneys reception.