As an entrepreneur, investor, and strategic advisor to the financial services industry,
Andy also leads Temerity Capital Partners, the Sandler family office and private
investment company, which invests in and advises early-stage FinTech and RegTech
companies. He founded Treliant Risk Advisors, a preeminent privately owned and
operated financial services industry consulting firm; and founder of The Sandler Family
Foundation, which focuses on impact investing and supporting social entrepreneurship.
Andy also previously led Buckley Sandler, a premier financial services law firm.
For the past 30 years, Andy has been a trusted legal advisor and counsel in significant
litigation and enforcement matters to the financial services industry first as a Partner at
Skadden and later as Chairman and Executive Partner of Buckley Sandler. Chambers
USA has recognized Andy as “one of the leading stars of the financial services
Andy holds a JD and MBA degree from the University of Pennsylvania Law School and
Wharton School of Business; an MA from the University of Warwick (U.K., Rotary
Foundation Fellow), and a BA from Union College. He is a fellow in the American
College of Consumer Financial Services Lawyers. His leadership roles at the American
Bar Association Litigation and Business Law Sections have included Chair of the
Consumer and Civil Rights Committee and Vice Chair of the Banking Law Committee.
Andy has been named a recipient of HousingWire’s 2019 Vanguard Award in recognition of his achievements and influence within the housing industry.