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Tugan, Andrew

Andrew S. Tugan


Andy is an Associate in our Providence office, where he practices with the firm’s Litigation Department. He has significant experience in complex commercial litigation, having represented clients in mediation, arbitration, and in state and federal court in a wide range of matters, including breach of contract actions, real estate litigation, product liability defense, environmental litigation, and municipal bankruptcy proceedings.

Prior to practicing law, Andy served as an officer in the United States Navy.


Work Experience

  • Hinckley Allen
    • Associate (2013-Present)
    • Summer Associate (2012)
  • United States District Court for the District of Rhode Island
    • Judicial Intern for the Honorable William E. Smith (Spring 2012)
  • United States Navy
    • Surface Warfare Officer (2005-2010)

Bar Memberships

  • Massachusetts, 2013
  • Rhode Island, 2013

News & Insight


Responding to Discovery Subpoenas: Rhode Island

July 9, 2018

Andrew S. Tugan and Timothy M. Zabbo provide a Q&A guide on the different ways to respond to a discovery subpoena issued in a Rhode Island civil proceeding. This Q&A addresses the requirements for complying with a discovery subpoena, objecting to a…


Does a Ransomware Attack Mean There Was a Data Breach?

June 28, 2017

“Data held hostage.”  Years – even months – ago, the concept may have sounded absurd.  Today, it is becoming all too common. Ransomware has quickly become a household term, due, in part, to the recent WannaCry attack.  When a ransomware attack s…