Mr. Needle, a Board Certified Civil Trial Lawyer, is a charter member of the Miami chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates, a trial lawyer organization dedicated to the preservation of the civil justice system and for which admission is solely by peer recognition and experience. Mr. Needle's courtroom victories include multi-million dollar verdicts in cases that have often pushed the outer boundaries of existing legal precedent. From 2001 through 2020, Mr. Needle has been selected by the South Florida Legal Guide as one of South Florida's Top Lawyers in the field of Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice. From 2007 through 2020, Mr. Needle has been selected for inclusion by the prestigious publication, Best Lawyers in America in the areas of Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice. In 2008, he was selected as one of "Florida's Top Lawyers" by Florida Monthly. In 2020 he was peer recognized as a "Lawyer of the Year" award recipient for work in “Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs in Miami” by Best Lawyers in America.
For six years he was a member of the Florida Bar's Board of Governors, which sets policy and discipline (under the auspices of the Florida Supreme Court), for all lawyers practicing in the state of Florida.
Andrew Needle has been an editorial consultant to Matthew Bender Law Books: Florida Tort Law Series and author of "Post Trial Motions", Florida Civil Trial Practice, Chapter 18, Third through Twelfth Edition, 2019. A frequent lecturer on diverse areas of personal injury practice, his articles on trial lawyer issues have been published in the Miami Review, Caduceus Newsletter, and The Florida Bar News.