Andrea is a graduate of the University of South Africa where she received her Bachelor of Commerce Degree (Finance) and graduated with her LL.B. in 1999.
Andrea brings with her over 10 years of international legal experience that she gained in South Africa and England. Andrea has been working in the legal profession in Canada since 2001 in a variety of fields, including family law, civil and general litigation and Insurance Defence. For several of those years, she worked as a law clerk for a well respected family law practitioner.
Andrea joined Devry Smith Frank LLP (DSF) as a personal injury litigation law clerk in 2007. After returning from maternity leave, Andrea decided to refocus her career on Family Law and joined the Family Law group as a senior law clerk in 2011. Andrea has received her designation as a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst and is a registered member of both the Institute for Law Clerks of Ontario and the Institute for Divorce Financial Analysts.
In her spare time, Andrea enjoys scuba diving, travelling, squash and spending time with her family and friends.