Andrew P. Bolson is an attorney with Meyerson, Fox, Mancinelli & Conte, P.A. Andrew’s practice focuses on litigation, including breach of contract disputes, employment actions, claims for invasion of privacy, and estate contests.
Andrew also represents small business, nonprofits and entrepreneurs with various corporate matters and maintains a real estate practice where he represents residential and commercial buyers and sellers. Furthermore, Andrew prepares basic wills, powers of attorney and living wills for clients. Having received several judicial appointments, Andrew has also served as Court Appointed Attorney on various guardianship actions.
In 2012, Andrew was certified as a Certified Information Privacy Professional/United States (CIPP/US) by the International Association of Privacy Professionals. Andrew has authored several articles on privacy law, examining issues ranging from the New Jersey Data Breach Notification Act to the problems of Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act. In 2015, Andrew launched the Privacy Initiative of New Jersey, a nonprofit organization to advocate for stronger privacy rights for individuals.
Andrew received his undergraduate degree from the George Washington University in 2005 and his Juris Doctorate from Rutgers School of law-Newark in 2010. While in law school, Andrew was selected to be a member of the Rutgers Law Review and he served in his final year as one of the Journal’s managing editors. In 2009, Andrew was awarded the prestigious Henry J. Raimondo Fellowship by the Eagleton Institute of Politics. As part of the Fellowship, Andrew worked in a semester at the New Jersey Senate Majority Office.
Andrew is admitted to practice in the State Courts of New York and New Jersey and in the Federal District Court of New Jersey. He is a member of the New Jersey State Bar Association, the Bergen County Bar Association and the New York Bar Association.
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- George Washington University (B.A. 2005)
- Rutgers School of Law-Newark (J.D. 2010)
- State of New Jersey
- State of New York
- United States District Court of the District of New Jersey
- Certified International Privacy Professional/United States (CIPP/US)
- New Jersey Bar Association
- New Jersey Bar Association, Privacy Law Committee
- Bergen County Bar Association
- International Association of Privacy Professionals
- SuperLawyers, Rising Stars, 2017
- Rutgers Law Review, Managing Editor
- Raimondo Legislative Fellow, Eagleton Institute of Politics, 2009-2010
- NJ Legislature Should Allow Fee Awards for Plaintiffs in Defamation Actions, New Jersey Law Journal (January 11, 2019)
- Should Privacy Pros be Privacy Advocates, Privacy Perspectives (June 22, 2018)
- Dumbarton Oaks 2.0: The Case for the internet to have its own United Nations, theHill (March 2, 2018)
- Data Expungement: An Argument for a Limited Right to be Forgotten, Privacy Perspectives (May 25, 2017)
- Is Privacy a Zero Sum Game? Balancing Competing Privacy Interests in the Internet Age, Medium.com (February 13, 2017)
- Flawed But Fixable: Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act at 20, Rutgers Computer & Technology Law Journal (March 2016)
- Laws Seek to Catch Up to the Soaring Development of Recreational Drones, New Jersey Law Journal (March 4, 2015)
- Preventing a Data Breach: Considerations for Law Firm Security, New Jersey Law Journal (October 30, 2014)
- If Not All Data Breaches Are Created Equal, Why Are All Data Breach Notifications Treated the Same, The Privacy Advisor, the Newsletter of the IAPP (October 28, 2014)
- REDEEM Act Needs a European Import: The Right to Be Forgotten, The Privacy Advisor, the Newsletter of the IAPP (August 2014)
- A Primer on N.J.’s Data Breach Notification Law, New Jersey Law Journal (September 5, 2013)
- Co-Author, A Legal “Case” Against the Internship Placement System and a Proposal to Fix the System and the Internship Imbalance, TEPP: Training and Education in Professional Psychology (August 2013)
- Lessons from an Outlier: What Young Lawyers Can Learn From the Story of Joe Flom, New Jersey Lawyer Magazine (August 2013)
- The Internet Has Grown Up, Why Hasn’t the Law? Reexamining Section 230 of the Communication Decency Act, The Privacy Advisor, the Newsletter of the IAPP (August 26, 2013)
- Maintaining Location Privacy in the Digital Age, The Privacy Advisor, the Newsletter of the IAPP (June 18, 2013)
- Important Lessons from the Instagram Controversy, Imediatconnection.com (June 3, 2013)
- Death in the Digital Age, New Jersey Law Journal (December 21, 2012)
- Presenter/Moderator, Privacy Overview: What Your Business Clients Need to Know, New Jersey Institute of Continuing Education (NJICLE), June 2014.
- Presenter, Online Reputation Management: Prevention and Cure, Infragard Philadelphia, March 2015.
- Presenter, New Considerations for Practicing Elder Law in the 21st Century, Elder and Disability Law Section Roundtable, October 2015.
- Presenter, Estate Planning in the Digital Age, Elder & Disability Law Retreat, New Jersey State Bar Association, April 2016.
- Presenter, Frauds and scams: What Elder Law Clients Need to Know to Protect their Clients, Elder & Disability Law Retreat, New Jersey Bar Association, April 2016.
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