Andrew G. Fusco - Bowles Rice LLP

Andrew G. Fusco

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2010
Phone: 304-554-2601

Andrew G. Fusco is a partner in the Morgantown, West Virginia, office of Bowles Rice.  He focuses his practice on general and complex litigation, antitrust, competition law, RICO, business disputes, white-collar criminal defense, intellectual property infringement, mergers and acquisitions, product and technology licensing, pharmaceutical law and first amendment law.

Mr. Fusco received his bachelor's degree from West Virginia University and earned his law degree from the West Virginia University College of Law.

He has maintained a close connection with his alma mater, having instructed at West Virginia University’s School of Journalism (1997 - 2003), College of Business and Economics (1975 - 76) and College of Law (1975 - 1976).  In addition, he has lectured at the West Virginia University School of Pharmacy.

Mr. Fusco served as the prosecuting attorney of Monongalia County from 1977 to 1981.  Mr. Fusco was the lead counsel for Plaintiff in Mylan v. AKZO, et al., Civil Action No. R90-1096 (DC, MD), a massive RICO case that arose out of the so-called “generic scandal” of the late 1980s.

He is the author of “Antitrust Law” in the West Virginia Practice Handbook (Michie: 1991), along with other articles in various books and journals.  He has spoken on intellectual property and other legal matters to groups, including the Food and Drug Law Institute.

Mr. Fusco has been named a West Virginia Super Lawyer (2007, 2011-2013) and recognized by Best Lawyers in America (2010-2014) for antitrust litigation, commercial litigation, corporate governance law, intellectual property litigation and mergers and acquisitions law. 

He has represented clients in transactions, litigation or administrative proceedings in 21 states and the District of Columbia, and in 13 countries outside of the United States.  He is admitted to practice in West Virginia, as well as before the United States Courts of Appeals for the Fourth, Ninth and Federal Circuits, the United States Supreme Court, United States Tax Court and the United States District Court for the Northern and Southern Districts of West Virginia and has appeared in behalf of clients before the U.S. Federal Trade Commission and the U.S. International Trade Commission.

Mr. Fusco is a member of the American Bar Association (ABA Antitrust Law Section, Business Torts and Civil RICO Committee), West Virginia State Bar, and the Monongalia County Bar Association.  

West Virginia UniversityBSBA 1970West Virginia UniversityJ.D. 1973
American Bar Association

Client Comments

"I have worked with Andy Fusco on many matters over the last 15 years or so. He has always brought great energy and skill to each and every case. My practice is national, and the local experience of lawyers like Mr. Fusco is invaluable to me. He is truly one of the best! Dan Myers"

-Dan Myers, Esq.
Attorney at Law

"Mr. Fusco is a thoughtful, client-focused attorney who brings intellect and quality judgment to client problem solving and to achieving efficient, effective results."

"Andy Fusco is simply one of the finest lawyers I have ever known."

"Andy Fusco is among the most talented, resourceful, and effective practitioners I have ever encountered. Mr. Fusco routinely exceeds expectations and his knack for devising and implementing creative solutions to complex problems is without peer. Some of this issues Mr. Fusco represented my organizations on were complex and unusual. Each and every time Mr. Fusco helped us to dissect the issue and develop an approach and strategy which, without exception, translated into outstanding results for my organization. Based upon his experience and skills alone, I would not hesitate to recommend Andy Fusco to any organization in need of expert legal counsel. But there is much more to Andy Fusco than simply the technical aspects of the law. Mr. Fusco is generous with his time and he exhibits sincere concern for the predicaments in which his clients find themselves. Andy is a good person whom has always earned my trust and confidence. It is not unusual for Andy's clients to receive calls from him late into the evening as he toils on their behalf. If it is important to his client, then it is important to Andy Fusco. In closing, Andy Fusco is a truly exemplary attorney but his clients will always most appreciate him for his wisdom, compassion, and above all his "good counsel." I am proud to recommend Mr. Andrew Fusco."

-David Satterfield
Director of Asset Development
West Virginia University Research Corporation

Office Location

7000 Hampton Center
Morgantown, WV 26505-1720
United States

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation
Corporate Governance Law
Litigation - Antitrust
Litigation - Intellectual Property
Mergers and Acquisitions Law