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Andrew Newell Farley, American Lawyer. Bar: Pennsylvania 1962, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1965. Decorated Meritorious Svc. medals, Department Defense and United States Army, Army Commendation medals; recipient Gubernatorial citation Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, 1978, Omicron Delta Kappa award, 1960; National Defense Transportation Association fellow, 1956; named Mon Valley Renaissance Most Valuable Player, 1987.


Farley, Andrew Newell was born on October 31, 1934 in Brownsville, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Andrew Polycarp and Sarah Theresa (Landymore) Farley.


AB, Washington and Jefferson College, 1956. Master of Public Administration, University Pittsburgh, 1962. Juris Doctor, University Pittsburgh, 1961.

Diploma, United States Army Command and General Staff College, 1972. Diploma, Industrial College Armed Forces, 1967. Graduate, United States Army War College, 1976.


Associate Reed Smith Shaw & McClay, Pittsburgh, 1961-1965, partner, 1966-1991. Consultant, since 1992. Board directors Corporation Development USAM Mid-Atlantic and Ohio.

Managing director USAM-National, since 1992. American Arbitration Association National Panel Commercial Disputes, since 1995. Mediator JAMS-Endispute, since 1996.

Secretary-treasurer International Academy Mediators, 1996-2000. Lecturer in federal jurisprudence and administrative law University Pittsburgh. Administrative assistant Pennsylvania Attorney General, 1959.

Counsel to Pennsylvania Constitutional Convention, 1968. Member Pennsylvania Attorney General's Task Force on Administration, 1970. Member faculty Pennsylvania Bar Institute Business Lawyer Institute, since 1999.


Board directors Indiana School Chairman Association, World Affairs Council, Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh Opera, 1986-1995. Secretary, board directors Foundation for California University Pennsylvania. Member advisory board Western Pennsylvania Advanced Technology Center, International Resuscitation Research Center, University Pittsburgh Medical School, Mon Valley Renaissance.

Member board visitors University Pittsburgh Graduate School Public and International Affairs. Trustee Thiel College, 1989-1995. Brigadier general United States Army.

Member International Academy Mediators, Pennsylvania Bar Association (chairman section international law, board editors, judicial administration committee, statewide computer committee for the courts, alternative dispute resolution committee), In-house Council Committee, Allegheny County Bar Association (fee determination committee), American Law Institute, National Health Lawyers Association, American Arbitration Association, Society for Professionals in Dispute Resolution, Association United States Army (president Fort Pitt chapter, president Pennsylvania), Senior Army Reserve Comdrs. Association (executive committee), Pittsburgh Athletic Association, Duquesne Club, Pennsylvania State Grange, Masons.


Married Marta Olha Pisetska, May 5, 1963. Children– Andrew Daniel, Mark Landymore.