General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer
Andrea brings her substantial legal expertise and business knowledge to her position as Diversified’s first General Counsel. As such, she continues to use her extensive experience consulting with Diversified on how to meet its business objectives, while also navigating compliance and managing risk.
Previously, Andrea was a Shareholder with the national employment and labor law firm, Ogletree Deakins, where she practiced business and employment litigation. While there, she was a member of the firm’s Workplace Safety and Health, Class Action, and Wage & Hour practice groups. Andrea was also a Partner at the litigation firm of Flynn, Gaskins & Bennett where she practiced commercial litigation, including contract disputes, insurance coverage, premises liability, and products liability.
Andrea graduated cum laude from the University of Minnesota Law School and summa cum laude from St. Cloud State University, where she was awarded the St. Cloud State University Excellence in Leadership Award and the Women Studies’ Outstanding Leadership Award.