Andrea J. Beer was born in Holland, MI. She was admitted to the Illinois Bar in 2003, and the Illinois and U.S. District Court, Northern District, in 2004. 

Andrea received her preparatory education from the University of Wisconsin, earning a Bachelor of Science in 1994. Her legal education continued at the University of Marquette Law School, graduating in 2003. She was on the Dean’s List in 2000, 2002, and 2003. Andrea was a CALI Award recipient, Torts, in 2000 and Legal Communication, in 2000. She received a Lawyer’s Assistant Program Certificate in 1995 from Roosevelt University. 

She is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association, Wisconsin Bar Association, and Lake County Bar Association.