Andrew N. D'Aversa

Tel 215.864.8113
Fax 215.864.8999

Andrew N. D'Aversa is an associate in the Litigation Department and was a summer associate with the firm in 2016. He focuses his practice on white collar defense. He has experience in matters involving money laundering and the application of state money services statutes and regulations to virtual currency and related products. Andrew maintains an active pro bono practice working with the Pennsylvania Innocence Project. Andrew is a frequent contributor to Money Laundering Watch, Ballard Spahr’s blog focused exclusively on money laundering issues.

Judicial Clerkships

Hon. Anthony J. Scirica, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, 2019

Hon. Noel L. Hillman, U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, 2018

Judicial Internship

Hon. Nitza Ileana Quiñones-Alejandro, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, Summer 2015


Co-author, "DOJ Announces New Task Force on Market Integrity and Consumer Fraud," Ballard Spahr alert, July 13, 2018

Co-author, "Virtual Currency Is a Commodity Regulated by the CFTC, Eastern District of New York Rules," Ballard Spahr alert, March 8, 2018

Co-author, "U.S. ICE Announces Plans for More Raids on Businesses," Ballard Spahr alert, January 16, 2018

Co-author, "SEC Approves New Standards for Independent Auditors," Ballard Spahr alert, October 25, 2017

"Brewing Better Law: Two Proposals to Encourage Innovation in America's Craft Beer Industry," 165 University of Pennsylvania Law Review 1465, 2017

University of Pennsylvania Law School (J.D. 2017, magna cum laude)
University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Symposium Editor
Winner, Edwin R. Keedy Cup Moot Court Competition
Legal Writing Instructor
Penn Law Volunteer of the Year Award, Public Interest Law Center

Pennsylvania State University, Schreyer Honors College (B.A. History, 2014, honors and distinction; B.S. Management, 2014, highest distinction)