Andrea began her legal career in New Hampshire in 1997. Since then, she
has experience with wide variety of family law and civil litigation cases.
Andrea has focused primarily on family law and appeals since joining Shaheen
& Gordon in 2012. She handles cases including, but not limited to,
divorce, parenting (including parenting modifications and relocation),
child support, alimony and modification and enforcement matters.
Andrea enjoys appellate work and has briefed and argued several family
law and other appeals before the New Hampshire Supreme Court. In 2016,
she was part of a successful appellate team that worked to clarify New
Hampshire law on the issue of pre-marital cohabitation. Andrea is also
trained in Collaborative Law and is a member of the New Hampshire Collaborative
After receiving her bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the
University of New Hampshire, Andrea attended the University of New Hampshire
School of Law (formerly Franklin Pierce Law Center) and received her Juris
Doctorate in 1997.
Prior to joining Shaheen & Gordon, Andrea worked for law firms in Goffstown
and Concord before working in the Domestic Relations Practice Group at
Wiggin & Nourie, P.A. from 2008 to 2012.
Andrea is an active member of the New Hampshire Bar Association serving
on its Delivery of Legal Services Committee. She is a frequent volunteer
for the New Hampshire Pro Bono Program, regularly accepting pro bono cases
and assisting with pro bono case reviews as well as serving on the Governing
Board. She has also been on the faculty of several continuing legal education
programs on family law, including Prenuptial and Postnuptial Agreements
in 2015, Basic Family Law in 2010, and Pro Bono Divorce Camp in 2011 and 2017.