Professional Profile

ANDREW L. ASHER
Founder & Principal

A native Floridian, raised in Winter Park, Mr. Asher practices law and public policy counsel at the firm he founded. Mr. Asher also serves as Of Counsel to BGR Government Affairs in Washington, D.C. Established as Barbour Griffith & Rogers in 1991 by former Mississippi Governor and Republican National Committee Chairman, Haley Barbour, Andrew started his legal career there as General Counsel.

Preceding his legal career, Andrew worked in the U.S. Congress serving as a Legislative Assistant to current Florida Supreme Court Justice Charles T. Canady during his tenure as a Member of the U.S. House of Representatives.   Andrew also served as a staff-member to former U.S. Senator, Connie Mack, III from Ft. Myers.

In addition to his legal practice, Andrew is the co-founder of the Winter Park Distilling Company, the first legal distillery in the history or Orange County, Florida, as well as the first Brewstillery in the State of Florida.  Andrew also serves on the Board of Directors for the Orlando Shakespeare Theater as well as the Central Florida Zoo and Botanical Gardens.

Mr. Asher received his Bachelor of Arts in International Relations from the University of Delaware in 1995; and his Juris Doctor from the Thomas Jefferson School of Law in San Diego, California, in 2002.  He lives in Winter Park with his wife and their two children.

 

Bar and Court Admissions

  • Florida Bar
  • District of Columbia Bar
  • Orange County Bar Association
  • Middle District of Florida
  • Southern District of Florida