Andrew Colton is the leading producer nationally of high-impact litigation Video Settlement Brochure, Life After Loss® and “Day In The Life Videos.” Andrew is also trusted as the premiere witness preparation facilitator in North America. Attorneys retain Colton to benefit from his story telling and production expertise honed during years spent as an award winning on-air national correspondent for ABC News and CBS Newspath, and as a host of the nationally syndicated “Wall Street Journal This Morning.” Andrew logs more than 100,000 miles a year working in person with attorneys and their clients. His legal communication services routinely help attorneys induce record and landmark settlements.
You likely saw Andrew Colton reporting live from many of the major events that have shaped our world, including from the Pentagon on 9/11, the crash of ValuJet 592 in the Florida Everglades, the trial of Andrea Yates, the Olympics in Athens, Greece, and the start of the second Iraqi war from Tel Aviv. He is the recipient of several major broadcasting awards and has been “based” in all parts of the United States as a journalist, including Philadelphia, Detroit, Minneapolis, Dallas, Houston, Washington, DC, Miami and Los Angeles. He also embraces smaller-town assignments, having spent considerable time in Roanoke, VA and Salisbury, MD. Not just an on-camera correspondent, Andrew is a member of the National Press Photographers Association which is dedicated to visual storytelling.
Andrew Colton is now retained by trial attorneys nationwide. Among his more than 100 powerhouse clients: E.J. Leizerman and Associates (National); Kline and Specter (Philadelphia), Maron Marvel (Wilmington, DE), Colombo Law (Morgantown, WV), Rossi Vucinovich (Seattle); Pritzker Olsen (Minneapolis); Ellis Ged and Bodden (South Florida); Michigan Auto Law; Hightower Angelley (Dallas); Miller and Zois (Baltimore); Law Offices of Jenna Harden (Portland, OR); Casper, Meadows, Schwartz and Cook (San Francisco). (Visit the home page for a longer list). Law firms rely on Colton to bring a masterful story telling technique to complicated litigation, humanizing injured or aggrieved clients while simplifying the event that led to the lawsuit. His effective storytelling techniques — including writing, interviewing, production, videography, voice over, and visual persuasion have helped attorneys induce hundreds of millions of dollars in settlements. Even “day in the life videos” which traditionally do not utilize scripting or narration are shot with stunning visual detail and edited into a persuasive self-contained story.
Unlike “legal videographers,” Andrew Colton is an award winning print and broadcast journalist who knows the only award that matters is what you receive for your client. Using network news broadcast skills and the depth and breadth of a print journalist, his ability to condense complicated litigation into an effective narrative is second to none. His clients span from South Florida to the Pacific Northwest.
Andrew Colton is also retained to help witnesses and experts better communicate when in a deposition or trial environment, as well as to produce “sentence mitigation videos” for select criminal cases.
Andrew is honored to have worked with organizations including the American Cancer Society and Philadelphia’s Dignity Housing. He believes strongly in offering pro-bono and charitable multimedia production, media relations and crisis management services to non-profit organizations nationwide.
In 2014, The United States Patent and Trademark Office registered “Life After Loss” as a trademark of ColtonCreative, LLC.
In 2018, Andrew was named Director of Communications for the Academy of Truck Accident Attorneys.
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