Andrew O’Shea specializes in the representation of individuals seeking Social Security disability benefits from Baltimore to Boston. For the convenience of clients, he maintains two regional offices: One in Philadelphia, PA, and the other in Norwalk, CT, to provide representation to Social Security disability claimants throughout Southern New England, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware and Maryland. He also represents individuals injured in the course of their employment while working for Pennsylvania and Connecticut employers.
O’Shea graduated from Western New England College School of Law in Springfield, MA, in 1989, and earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from Michigan State University. He is admitted to practice law in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, the State of Connecticut, the United States District Courts for the District of Connecticut and the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. He has served as an arbitrator for the Montgomery County Court of Common Pleas. Additionally, O’Shea is a lecturer for Continuing Legal Education in Social Security Disability at Neumann University.
Before launching his new practice in September 2009, O’Shea dedicated nine years as a Senior Associate to the Social Security disability, workers’ compensation and personal injury clients of Silver & Silver of Ardmore, PA. In April 2007, he was recognized by Main Line Today Magazine as the Top Workers’ Compensation Attorney on the Main Line. Before joining Silver and Silver, he served the personal injury clients of the Law Offices of Arthur Millman of Westport, CT, fighting to win clients appropriate compensation from insurance companies for injuries clients suffered as the result of the negligence of the insurance company’s insureds.
O’Shea also served as House Counsel for Kemper and St. Paul Fire & Marine Insurance Companies, providing liability defense to the respective insurance companies’ insureds. This experience provides him with unique insight into insurance companies’ defense practices.
O’Shea is a member of the Knights of Columbus, the Suburban Philadelphia Football Officials Association, the Pennsylvania and Connecticut Bar Associations and the National Organization of Social Security Claimants’ Representatives.