Andrew C. Liazos heads the Firm's Executive Compensation Group and the Boston Employee Benefits Practice. Andrew focuses his practice on compensation and benefit matters, including related securities, M&A, IPO, private equity, international and litigation matters. Clients range from Fortune 500 companies to compensation committees to individual executives in employment and severance negotiations.
Andrew has been nationally recognized for several years by the legal press, which ranks him as one of the top employee benefits and executive compensation lawyers in the U.S. Chambers USA (2016) reports that Mr. Liazos is a “first-rate lawyer” and regarded as an “excellent, top-notch leader in his field.” Best Lawyers (2016) reports from clients that “Andrew’s responsiveness to problems is unequaled,” he “provides the utmost customer service,” “working with him is a great experience,” and that he has “a practical approach to issues.”
Mr. Liazos is a leader within the American Bar Association, where he is the current Vice Chair of the Employee Benefits Committee of the Section of Taxation and the Co-Chair of the Joint Committee on Employee Benefits National Institute on Executive Compensation. Mr. Liazos is a fellow of the American College of Employee Benefits Counsel, which recognizes attorneys who have made significant contributions to the advancement of the employee benefits field for at least twenty years.
Andrew is a frequent speaker and the author of numerous articles on executive compensation and employee benefit issues.