Mr. Barovick is a graduate of Columbia College and Cardozo School of Law. He began his legal career at the Queens District Attorney's Office, where he tried over 20 felonies to verdict, and argued an equal number of appeals before the Appellate Division, Second Department, the New York Court of Appeals and the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.
Upon entering the private sector, he worked for several insurance defense firms, focusing on the defense of medical malpractice cases. He left the defense side to work for Steven E. North, P.C. as a plaintiff's attorney, and after several years left to start his own firm, Andrew J. Barovick, P.C., which focused on plaintiff's medical malpractice and personal injury law. He has tried medical malpractice cases on behalf of defendants and plaintiffs.
Mr. Barovick teaches trial advocacy at Cardozo School of Law's annual Intensive Trial Advocacy Program, has written and lectured for NYSTLA's Decisions Continuing Legal Education (CLE) program, and is the creator and principal author of The New York Medical Malpractice Law Blog. Through the City Bar's Medical Malpractice Committee, he has been active in the writing and presentation of related CLE programs for several years.