Andrew S. Chamberlin - Ellis & Winters LLP

Andrew S. Chamberlin

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2005

Andrew Chamberlin devotes his practice to the litigation and trial of product liability, mass torts, toxic torts, and complex commercial disputes. He serves as national product liability counsel for a major manufacturer of lighting products. He also serves as one of three national product liability counsel for a Fortune 100 company. Mr. Chamberlin also represents clients in commercial litigation, patent infringement litigation and intellectual property disputes. Since 2012, he has served as lead counsel in cases pending in Arkansas, Texas, Wisconsin, Florida, Mississippi, Louisiana, Alabama, Georgia, Tennessee, New Hampshire, Massachusetts and North Carolina, as well as investigations in multiple other states. Mr. Chamberlin has personally appeared before the Judicial Panel on Multi-District Litigation, the North Carolina Supreme Court, the North Carolina Court of Appeals, the North Carolina Business Court, and multiple state and federal trial courts.

Mr. Chamberlin is a frequent speaker on North Carolina law related to product liability actions and the admissibility of expert testimony in North Carolina courts. He has also served as an invited speaker on the trial of a complex case, fire investigation techniques, and the application of Federal Rule of Evidence 702 following Daubert v. Merrill Dow Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Awards & Honors

  • The Best Lawyers in America®, Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants. Product Liability Litigation - Defendants (2005-present)
  • International Who's Who of Product Liability Defence Lawyers (2013-present)
  • Benchmark Litigation, North Carolina Litigation Star (2015-present)
  • North Carolina Super Lawyers Magazine, Litigation (2005-present)
  • Business North Carolina, Legal Elite, Litigation (2007-2013)
  • Peer Review Rated AV® in Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2014 IADC Trial Academy, Faculty Member, Stanford University Law School, Palo Alto, CA, July 26 - August 1, 2014

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • North Carolina Association of Defense Attorneys, Past Board Member
  • Defense Research Institute
  • International Association of Defense Counsel (IADC)
  • Greensboro Urban Ministry, Past Board Chair
  • Greensboro United Soccer Association, Board Secretary
  • North Carolina Soccer Fusion, Board Member


  • North Carolina, 1990
  • United States District Courts
    •      Middle District of North Carolina, 1990
    •      Western District of North Carolina, 1994
    •      Eastern District of North Carolina, 1997
  • United States Courts of Appeals
    •     Sixth Circuit, 1999
    •     Fourth Circuit, 1999
  • United States Supreme Court, 2003

University of GeorgiaBA 1987University of Georgia Law SchoolJ.D. 1990
International Association of Defense Counsel

Office Location

300 North Greene Street, Suite 800
Greensboro, NC 27401
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2017 Lawyer of the Year in Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants of the Greensboro Metro Area2014 Lawyer of the Year in Product Liability Litigation - Defendants of the Greensboro Metro Area
Andrew S. Chamberlin has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2017!Andrew S. Chamberlin has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2014!

Practice Areas

Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants (Catastrophic Injury, Civil Litigation, Fire and Casualty, Mass Tort, Product Liability)
Product Liability Litigation - Defendants (Mass Tort, Medical Devices, Pharmaceutical)

Other Information

Gender: Male