Andrew L. Westover, CFLS graduated from Trinity Law School in Orange County with his Juris Doctor and immediately passed the bar exam. He became a licensed attorney in the State of California in 2007. After law school, and the bar, he enrolled in the Master of Laws (LL.M.) program at California Western School of Law in San Diego, wherein he graduated with this advanced law degree in the summer of 2008.
Andrew L. Westover, CFLS was briefly with the Office of the Federal Public Defender in Los Angeles and had his own private practice, before moving to San Jose in December 2008 to join The Law Firm of J. Hector Moreno Jr & Associates. At Mr. Moreno’s firm, he was the Senior Trial Associate focused primarily on high conflict/high asset cases involving complex litigation.
HIs background in criminal defense, high conflict family law litigation, and civil appeals were a great asset to this firm. He has also handled numerous appeals before the California Court of Appeals and the Federal Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.
He is also an allied attorney with the Alliance Defense Fund, which provides pro bono litigation assistance in the area of civil rights, free exercise of religion, and free speech. In 2014, he returned to Southern California and founded The Westover Law Group.
Andrew L. Westover, CFLS is a Family Law Specialist, certified by the California State Bar Board of Legal Specialization. Less than 3% of all licensed attorneys reach this level of recognition and certification.
Prior to beginning his legal career, he spent nearly 15 years in upper management in the areas of operations, manufacturing, and logistics. He has worked in those capacities for companies such as W.W. Grainger, Ingram Micro, ConAgra, eSystems Design, NEC Logistics, Swell Commerce, and Hot Topic. During this time, he was directly responsible for hundreds of employees, oversight of several technical or service related groups, and operational budgets in the tens of millions of dollars per year.
One of his crowning achievements was the complete redesign of the physical operations of HotTopic.com and the implementation of those new systems. He was also previously certified as an ISO 9000 auditor. Andrew L. Westover, CFLS is originally from Orange County, CA, where he met his wonderful wife, Michelle. He is the proud father of two young boys, Andrew Jr. and Daniel, and a beautiful daughter, Kaylee .
In addition to spending his free time with his family, he is an accomplished marksman, loves to play video games, and is an avid movie goer.