Chairman, CEO, and Partner, Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP


Andrew Kassner has been recognized by The Best Lawyers in America and Chambers USA for bankruptcy litigation. He taught bankruptcy law for many years at Rutgers University and frequently publishes on the same topic.

Drinker Biddle supports its employees through a diversity committee, diversity training, a mentor program, and a Women’s Initiative which works to retain and promote female lawyers. The firm also participates in a variety of diversity organizations and events and offers mentoring, financial assistance, and scholarship funding to diverse law students. 

Joined LCLD 2013

Highlights of LCLD Participation

Fellows Program
Fellows nominated:
2017: David Langdon Williams; 2016: Rachel Ryan; 2015: Tonia Ann Patterson

Success in Law School Mentoring Program
Mentors provided: 2015 

Annual Meeting (2015, 2014)


Member: Andrew Kassner

Diversity Professional: Helen Tuttle