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Andrew L. Kerr


San Antonio

2301 Broadway Street
San Antonio, TX 78215
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J.D., University of Texas School of Law, Austin, Texas, 1974
B.B.A., Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas, 1971
State Bar Licenses
Court Admissions
U.S. District Ct., E.D. of Texas
U.S. District Ct., N.D. of Texas
U.S. District Ct., S.D. of Texas
U.S. District Ct., W.D. of Texas
U.S. Court of Appeals, 5th Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals, 11th Circuit
U.S. Tax Court
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Andrew L. Kerr


Andrew Kerr prosecutes and defends lawsuits involving a wide variety of claims for clients in the energy, oil and gas, and banking industries.

He has an active trial practice and has prosecuted and defended numerous lawsuits in state, federal, and bankruptcy courts in more than 40 years of practice. He handles a wide range of cases, including disputes involving banking, oil and gas operations, agreements and leases, surface and subsurface damages and environmental contamination, real property, eminent domain, contracts, partnership and corporate issues, accounting malpractice, franchise and distributor relationships, will contests, breach of fiduciary duty, antitrust violations and construction.

Andy also handles appeals before the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, the Texas Supreme Court, and many of the Texas courts of appeals. His appellate work includes subject areas such as banking, oil and gas, ERISA, tortious interference with contract, insurance, bankruptcy, premises liability, administrative agency jurisdiction, suretyship, construction, consumer protection, eminent domain, and many other types of disputes, both commercial and tort.

Named among The Best Lawyers in America - Appellate Practice; Commercial Litigation; Banking and Finance Litigation; Bankruptcy Litigation; Real Estate Litigation and Personal Injury Litigation (Defendants) by Best Lawyers (2006-2021)
Named among Best Lawyers in America - San Antonio, Texas' Appellate Practice "Lawyer of the Year" (2020)
Named by Best Lawyers 2018 as San Antonio's Litigation Real Estate Lawyer of the Year (2018)
Named by Best Lawyers 2017 as San Antonio's Litigation Banking and Finance Lawyer of the Year (2017, 2020)
Recipient of the Lee Cusenbary Ethical Life Award from The Association of Corporate Counsel (2016)
Named among the Best Lawyers in Appellate Law by San Antonio Scene Magazine (2005-2015, 2017)
Named a Texas Super Lawyer by Thomson Reuters (2009-2011; 2013-2015, 2017-2018)
Named to Who's Who in Energy by the San Antonio Business Journal (2014)
Named Outstanding Lawyer by the San Antonio Business Journal (2013)
Episcopal Diocese of West Texas, Former Church Attorney
Alamo Heights Little League, Former Member, Board of Directors
Northeast Educational Foundation, Former Member and Chair, Board of Directors
American Bar Foundation, Life Fellow
Texas Association of Defense Counsel, PAC Trustee, Former Director and Administrative Vice-President
Texas Access to Justice Foundation, Former Director
Texas Access to Justice Commission, Former Commissioner
Texas Association of Bank Counsel, Past President
Texas Bar Foundation, Sustaining Life Fellow, Former Chair of the Fellows
San Antonio Bar Foundation, Life Fellow, Past Chair, Board of Trustees
San Antonio Bar Association, Past President
State Bar of Texas, Pattern Jury Charge Committee on Oil and Gas Law, Board Advisor ( 2015-2016 )
State Bar of Texas, Minimum Continuing Legal Education Committee. Member and Vice-Chair ( 1999-2006 )
State Bar of Texas, Pattern Jury Charge Committee on Business, Consumer and Employment Law, Member (1994-2000)
State Bar of Texas, Continuing Legal Education Committee, Member ( 2016 - present )
State Bar of Texas, Director (2013-2016)
State Bar of Texas Litigation Council (2019-present)