Andrew Sachs

Andrew Sachs

CHAIR

Andy is in-house counsel for Getty Images, where he manages global litigation for the company.

Prior to that, he spent 11 years in private practice, during which time he had a national practice in complex commercial litigation and handled “bet the company” litigation for clients in multiple jurisdictions throughout the country.

Outside of his daily practice, Andy has a deep commitment to access to justice.In addition to his work as chair of the EJC, Andy was appointed by the Washington Supreme Court to serve on the Access to Justice Board, and also served as chair of Washington State CASA. Andy has served as president of QLaw, the GLBT Bar Association for the state of Washington, and on the board of directors for Equal Rights Washington. He was named one of the Best LGBT Lawyers Under 40 by the National LGBT Bar Association in 2013; he was selected by the American Bar Association for participation in its TIPS Leadership Academy for 2014-15; and for 2016 he was named a Rising Star by Washington Super Lawyers.