Andrew “Drew” Vetter, Esq. joined the Annapolis Law and Lobbying Firm Schwartz, Metz, Wise & Kauffman.
Vetter served as Deputy Administrative Officer in the Office of Baltimore County Executive John A. Olszewski Jr. from 2018 to July 2022. In this role, he was responsible for overseeing a portfolio of county government operational departments, including in the fields of the police. and public safety, as well as economic development and land use planning.
Vetter also served as the administration’s lead on labor negotiations and labor relations issues.
Previously, Vetter was Director of the Mayor’s Office of Criminal Justice in Baltimore, Chief of Staff and Director of Government Affairs at the Baltimore Police Department, and Deputy Legislative Officer to former Gov. Martin O’Malley.
Joining the firm on September 1, Vetter will help represent the firm’s existing clients while working to expand our client base who require assistance with state and local government matters.
Vetter is a licensed attorney in Maryland and received his Juris Doctor from the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law in 2011. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Maryland, College Park in 2005 with a BA in Aets in Government and Politics. . He currently resides in Baltimore with his wife and two children, ages 6 and 1.