BBS&G Attorneys - Bregman, Berbert, Schwartz, & Gilday, LLC | Andreas Akaras
Bregman, Berbert, Schwartz & Gilday, LLC
Attorneys

EDUCATION

J.D. 1996 University of Baltimore School of Law 
Baltimore, Maryland

B.A. 1992 University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Baltimore, Maryland

ADMISSIONS

Maryland
District of Columbia
U.S. District Court, District of Maryland
U.S. District Court, District of Columbia
U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit
 
Andreas N. Akaras
Of Counsel
CONTACT INFORMATION
Tel: 202-407-9053
Fax: 866-838-5556
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Mr. Akaras offers strategic counsel to individuals, institutions, and businesses seeking to improve their operations or confront complex challenges. His practice concentrates on assisting clients with their government affairs, business, and litigation needs. 

Having served on the staff of Congressman John P. Sarbanes, and being actively involved in civic affairs and national politics, including grass roots campaigns, national campaign committees, and gubernatorial transition teams, Mr. Akaras understands how government policy impacts economic, civic and individual interests. 
 
As lead counsel or co-lead counsel in numerous Fair Labor Standards Act collective and class actions, Mr. Akaras has helped recover millions of dollars in unpaid wages for thousands of employees throughout the United States. He has also represented individuals in class actions, which sought recovery for defective products and unfair trade practices, and has defended the human and civil rights of individuals including those seeking political asylum and immigration privileges in the United States.

Mr. Akaras is the founder of the Saint Andrew’s Freedom Forum, a non-profit association active in the United States and Europe that promotes awareness on matters affecting democratic liberties, human rights and religious freedom. He was a non-resident Fellow & Professor of Practice, Innovation and Public Policy at the Dukakis Center for Public and Humanitarian Service at the American College of Thessaloniki, Greece. He speaks fluent Greek and elementary Spanish, and holds a B. A. in Economics & Political Science from UMBC, and a JD from the University of Baltimore’s Angelos School of Law, where he was a member of the Center for International and Comparative Law.