Andra Nelson is an Idaho native who was born and raised in Soda Springs, a town located in the southeastern corner of the state. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in English at the University of Idaho. After graduation, she spent six months in Guadalajara, Mexico and taught English as a Second Language to employees and employers of multiple businesses and corporations.
Upon her return, she attended the University of Idaho College of Law where she was a member of the Idaho Law Review. Andra participated in the school’s clinical program where she successfully resolved numerous family law disputes. After graduating she was a law clerk for Honorable Mitchell W. Brown, District Judge of Idaho’s Sixth Judicial District. Andra has been practicing in Sandpoint for over six years and has litigated several family law disputes.
Andra comes from a family of attorneys. Her father, now retired, was an attorney in Soda Springs and her sister is an attorney in Portland, Oregon. After living in Moscow for seven years, she decided northern Idaho was her home and always enjoyed Sandpoint when she could find time to ski in the winter and boat with friends in the summer. Andra loves everything Sandpoint has to offer and considers living here a privilege. She enjoys spending her off-time with her husband, son, and hound dog.
Andra is a board member of Greater Sandpoint Chamber of Commerce and provides pro bono legal counsel for Angels Over Sandpoint.
Idaho State Bar no. 8998
- Greater Sandpoint Chamber of Commerce
- Angels Over Sandpoint