Andrea is an experienced criminal defense attorney and has conducted numerous jury trials with successful results. She has represented clients charged with a variety of crimes from homicide, to sexual offenses, and other serious/ violent crimes. In addition, she has years of experience in representing parents in dependency cases. Andrea has a masters degree in criminal justice and is about to complete her Ph.D. in Human Development and Family Science. Andrea values a compassionate approach to the practice of law that recognizes the impact of criminal justice involvement on people’s lives.