Andrea Belard

Professional Profile

Name

Andrea Belard

Company or Firm

Legal Aid Society of Metropolitan Family Services

Practice Areas

Family Law

Professional Biography

Andrea Belard is a Supervising Attorney for the Domestic Violence team at the Legal Aid Society, the legal advocacy arm of Metropolitan Family Services. Andrea provides legal advice and representation in family law matters to clients seeking a dissolution of marriage.  Prior to joining LAS, Andrea worked at a small private practice where she focused on complex divorce and custody matters.
Andrea is the current Treasurer for the Hispanic Lawyers Association of Illinois, President of  HLAI Charities, and a sitting member of the advisory board to DePaul’s Schiller DuCanto and Fleck Family Law Center.

Education

Andrea received her juris doctor from DePaul University College of Law, where she also received a Certificate in Family Law. Andrea received her Bachelor of Arts from Northeastern Illinois University where she majored in Business Administration.

Bar Admissions

Illinois, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois