Andrea completed her LLB at the University of Southampton with a 2:1 degree classification in July 2015 and achieved a high Commendation this year on her Legal Practice Course at the University of Law in Guildford. She is currently a Graduate Legal Trainee with us here at DC Employment Solicitors.
Andrea’s interest in Employment Law began during her final year at University when she studied the subject as an elective module and she volunteered at her local Citizen’s Advice Bureau where many of the matters which she assisted with related to discrimination in the workplace, redundancies and unfair dismissal.
Andrea spent the last 3 years developing litigation experience by working in the area of Personal Injury Law. She now looks forward to enhancing her knowledge and practical skills in Employment Law. Andrea currently assists the firm in a support role, including conducting legal research and attending client meetings.
Andrea loves music and Latin Culture as she lived and studied in South America. She reckons that she is quite the expert at dancing Salsa! Andrea also enjoys cooking and spending time with her boyfriend and her little boy. She enjoys travelling and visiting exotic countries such as Colombia and Peru where her family are from and she says that Colombia is “a slice of home” for her.