Andrea Bosquez-Porter

Andrea Bosquez-Porter

Tharrington Smith
  • Family Law
  • North Carolina, Wisconsin
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Andrea Bosquez-Porter is originally from San Antonio, Texas. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, New York and a Master of Business Administration degree from Brandeis University in Waltham, Massachusetts. Ms. Bosquez-Porter is admitted to practice law in North Carolina and Wisconsin and before the United States District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin. She is an active volunteer in her community, most recently serving at the North Carolina Bar Association's All Statewide Service Day on March 4, 2011. She also volunteered for the Young Lawyers Division Ask A Lawyer Day in 2011. Ms. Bosquez-Porter uses her fluency in Spanish to help Legal Aid of North Carolina's Project Together, where she represents Spanish-speaking clients in complex restraining order cases. She is a member of the Family Law Section of the North Carolina Bar Association. In 2009, Ms. Bosquez-Porter graduated with honors from the University of Wisconsin Law School. She received the 2009 Abner Brodie Award in recognition of her outstanding achievement in legal study and application of the law. Ms. Bosquez-Porter was the recipient of the Advanced Opportunity Fellowship scholarship and received academic achievement awards for Criminal Law and Real Estate. While in law school she worked extensively in family law and related matters, and following graduation, she practiced family law in Wisconsin. Ms. Bosquez-Porter serves on the Wake County Bar Association's Public Service Committee and its Technology Committee. She lives in Fuquay-Varina with her husband and two small children. She enjoys knitting in her free time.

Practice Area
  • Family Law
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
North Carolina
Wisconsin
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
  • Spanish: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Family Law Practice, Wisconsin
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Domestic Violence Program Coordinator
Wisconsin Office of Justice Assistance
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judicial and law enforcement training; grant procurement; personnel management, budget management, web development
Rehabilitation Specialist
Maranda’s House
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Education
University of Wisconsin Law School
J.D. (2009)
Honors: cum laude, 2009 Abner Brodie Award for outstanding achievement in legal study and application of the law, 2006-2009 Advanced Opportunity Fellowship, full scholarship recipient
Brandeis University
M.A. (2003)
Vassar College
B.A. (1998) | History
Awards
Rising Star
North Carolina Super Lawyers magazine
Professional Associations
North Carolina Bar Association, Family Law Section
Member
Current
Wake County Bar Association
Member
- Current
10th Judicial District Bar
Member
- Current
North Carolina State Bar # 40666
Member
- Current
State Bar of Wisconsin
Member
- Current
Certifications
Board Certified Specialist - Family Law
North Carolina State Bar of Legal Specialization
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Contact & Map
Smith Debnam Narron Drake Saintsing & Myers, LLP
4601 Six Forks Rd #400
Raleigh, NC 27609
USA
Telephone: (919) 250-2000