Andrew C. Yost is an associate and litigation attorney with Foley & Lardner LLP. He is a member of the firm’s Business Litigation & Dispute Resolution Practice.
In 2014, Mr. Yost worked as a summer associate assisting Foley’s business litigation attorneys. While in law school, Mr. Yost served as a judicial intern for the Honorable Jeffrey R. Howard of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit. In addition, Mr. Yost gained valuable experience as a student in Cornell Law School’s Global Gender Justice Clinic and Cornell Law School’s Child Advocacy Clinic. He also was an honors fellow in the Cornell Law School Lawyering Program where he served as a teaching assistant in Cornell’s legal-writing program for first-year students.
In addition to his legal work, Mr. Yost is committed to serving in his community and has volunteered his time in a variety of capacities, including with a local food pantry and a special-education day school for children with disabilities. He has also served as a volunteer with Himalayan HealthCare in Kathmandu, Nepal, an organization that provides education and healthcare support in isolated Himalayan villages.
Mr. Yost earned his law degree from Cornell Law School (J.D., cum laude, 2015), where he was an articles editor for the Cornell International Law Journal. He received his bachelor’s degree from Boston College (B.A., summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, 2011) and spent a semester abroad studying at the Kathmandu University Center for Buddhist Studies at the Rangjung Yeshe Institute in Kathmandu, Nepal.
Mr. Yost licensed to practice in Massachusetts.