andrew newsom holtey law

Andrew W. Newsom

Credentials, Education, Professional Associations:

  • Oregon State Bar member since 2009
  • Co-author of the “Custody and Parenting Time” chapter of Family Law (Oregon State Bar, 2021 Update)
  • Partner, Gearing Rackner & McGrath LLP, 2017-2021
  • Associate, Stahancyk, Kent & Hook PC, 2010-2012
  • Member of Multnomah, Clackamas & Washington County Bar Associations
  • Graduated cum laude from Boston University School of Law in 2009
  • B.A. in English Literature from the University of Oregon



Andrew joined Holtey Law as a partner in 2021. Andrew’s practice focus is appeals, appellate/trial consulting, and all areas of family law, including the following specialties:

  • Appeals
  • Appellate/Trial Consulting
  • Substance Abuse (custody and parenting time)  
  • Domestic Abuse (custody and parenting time; restraining orders)
  • Psychological Disorders and Disabilities (custody and parenting time)
  • Jurisdiction Disputes (UCCJEA; UIFSA; multi-state divorce proceedings)
  • Complex Property Distributions (e.g., business valuations)
  • Spousal Support and Spousal Support Modifications
  • Enforceability of Premarital Agreements
  • Enforceability of Marital Settlement Agreements
  • Judgment Remedies and Defenses
  • Post-Judgment Relief (ORCP 71; omitted assets; fraudulent judgments)

Andrew has received a variety of awards and recognition from groups such as Best Lawyers, Super Lawyers,, and U.S. News & World Report.

Originally from Southern California, Andrew has lived in Portland since 2009. He spends his free time watching soccer, exploring new types of food and wine, and getting outside with his wife and their two boys.