Candice Andalia is a Managing Associate in Orrick's New York office and a member of the firm's Mass Torts and Product Liability practice. She represents clients in all phases of complex multi-party, consolidated, and class action litigation, and has successfully handled significant actions involving the prescription drug and consumer products industries in federal and state courts, both at the trial and appellate levels. Candice also has extensive experience white collar, investigations, and securities litigation including allegations of off-label promotion, anti-kickback statute violations, False Claims Act violations, Foreign Corrupt Practices Act violations, and other issues related to sales, marketing, and pricing practices. While Candice's most recent engagements include acting as a member of the Orrick teams successfully defending Johnson & Johnson and DISH, she has:

  • obtained a complete victory for a pharmaceutical manufacturer in nationwide class action asserting negligent manufacture;
  • successfully defended a biologics manufacturer in a class action alleging defective design;
  • represented several pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers during the course of federal investigations; and
  • settled heavily contested breach of contract claims and counterclaims involving a milestone agreement for an investigational new drug.

In addition to her practice, Candice maintains an active pro bono practice handling civil and criminal appeals, with a special focus on cases in the service of Spanish-language speakers.

Candice received her JD from Cornell and two bachelors' degrees from Yale University, one in history and one in political philosophy.