Emily A. Andrews is a partner with Olson Hagel & Fishburn LLP, serving as a member of the firm’s political compliance and counseling unit since joining the firm in 2013. Ms. Andrews’ practice includes advising nonprofit organizations, labor unions, candidates, individuals, businesses and others on compliance with state and federal campaign finance, election, lobbying disclosure, gift and other ethics-related laws.
In addition, Ms. Andrews has experience advising public officials on compliance with state and federal financial disclosure requirements, defending clients in enforcement actions with state and local ethics agencies, and providing compliance trainings to clients.
Ms. Andrews is a 2011 graduate of the University of San Francisco School of Law, where she served on the U.S.F. Law Review Editorial Board as the Symposium Editor. Prior to attending law school, Ms. Andrews worked for a political consulting firm in Chicago organizing political fundraising events for local, state and national candidates. Ms. Andrews earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and Communication from Loyola University Chicago, where she graduated cum laude.
Ms. Andrews is admitted to practice in California, is a member of the California Political Attorneys Association and its Legislative Committee, and is a contributing author of the CEB publication Advising California Nonprofit Corporations, Third Edition.