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Torin K. Andrews


TORIN K. ANDREWS founded Andrews & Lawrence Professional Services, LLC., (formerly Andrews Law Group, LLC) over 20 years ago. Mr. Andrews practices primarily in the area of community association law, with an emphasis on collection matters, bankruptcy issues, and foreclosure issues. He has organized seminars for property managers related to collections issues, and authored articles on issues affecting community associations. Mr. Andrews' expertise is in:
        -HOA/Condominium counseling, representation, and litigation
        -Covenant and rule enforcement
        -Contract review
        -Corporate/ governance issues
        -
Charter, bylaw, and covenant amendments

Mr. Andrews also has experience in bankruptcy law, tax sale law, and real estate transactional law, among other areas. He has authored an amendment to the Maryland Constitution, worked for the passage of reforms to Maryland’s unemployment compensation law, and testified numerous times before the Maryland General Assembly.

Mr. Andrews was admitted to practice law in Maryland in 1989 and in Washington, D.C. in 1990. In addition, Mr. Andrews has been admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, the U.S. Court of Appeal for the Federal Circuit, the U.S. District Court for Maryland, and the U.S. District Court for Washington, D.C. Mr. Andrews also practices in the bankruptcy courts of both Maryland and D.C.

Mr. Andrews earned a B.A. in Political Science, and a B.S. in Computer Science from the University of Maryland, College Park. He received his J.D. from the University of Maryland, Baltimore.

Kary B. Lawrence


KARY LAWRENCE acquired considerable experience in collection suits and general litigation, representing GEICO in subrogation matters, prior to joining the firm. Mrs. Lawrence’s expertise is in:
        -HOA/Condominium counseling, representation, and litigation
        -Covenant and rule enforcement
        -Contract review
        -Corporate/ governance issues
        -
Charter, bylaw, and covenant amendments

Mrs. Lawrence also has experience in personal injury law. She interned under Judge James Ware, of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California. She has given presentations on constitutional law.

Mrs. Lawrence was admitted to practice law in Maryland in 1993 and in Washington, D.C. in 1995. She has been admitted to practice before the U.S. District Courts for Maryland and D.C., and the bankruptcy courts of Maryland and D.C.

Mrs. Lawrence earned a B.A. in Modern Languages and Linguistics from the University of Maryland, at Baltimore County. She received her J.D. from the Santa Clara University School of Law.