Andrew Charles Cooper Profile Image

Chief Legal Officer and Department Manager overseeing legal matters and development of strong cooperative government partnerships for UPS's airline division. Formerly UPS's Chief Intellectual Property Counsel with responsibility for complex commercial disputes, patent litigation, IP portfolio management, and counseling business units of a Fortune 50 company.

Prior to joining UPS, Andrew was an Associate Attorney in the Patent Litigation group of Shook, Hardy & Bacon LLP where he specialized in telecommunications and software technology, and notably authored amicus curiae to the United States Supreme Court on behalf of the Intellectual Property Owner’s Association. Andrew is a graduate of George Washington University and Emory Law School.

Raised in a single-wide trailer in rural South Carolina, Andrew is committed to giving back to underserved communities. Andrew is a board member of Page Turners Makes Great Learners, a charitable organization focused on improving child literacy. He also a former board member of Artistic Advocates for Healing, a non-profit dedicated to raising money for abused children. Andrew contributes pro bono as a guardian ad litem for the Court Appointed Special Advocates for Children.

Andrew is a frequent lecturer and author.
55 Glenlake Parkway N.E.
Louisville, KY, US 40223

Fellow Year


Areas of Practice

Construction Law
Intellectual Property



Leadership Positions

Vice President, Legal

Law School

Emory University School of Law

Update this Profile