Andreia L. Bento, Esq.

 

Angela Calia, Esq.

Andreia L. Bento received her Juris Doctorate from Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University in 2018 and was admitted to practice law in New York in 2019. Prior to attending law school, Andreia graduated from Hofstra University in 2014 with her Bachelor of Arts in both History and Political Science. At Hofstra, she was a member of the Dispute Resolution Society and competed in some of their on campus tournaments. In addition, Andreia was a member of the Journal of International Business and Law, in which her student Note, “’All That is Gold Does Not Glitter’: Mercury Exposure to Children In Artisanal and Small Scale Gold Mines and the Inadequacy of the Minamata Convention”, was published in 2017. In her final year at law school, Andreia served on the Journal’s Managing Board as Senior Research Editor.

Throughout law school, Andreia worked with Hofstra Law’s Immigration Clinic which helped individuals obtain legal aid in completing their applications for Naturalization through the Pathway To Citizenship Program established at the Central American Refugee Center in Hempstead, New York. Andreia joined Robert K. Young and Associates as an intern in 2016, after her first year of law school. Andreia is fluent in Portuguese and Spanish.