Andrea Maestas joined DiCaro, Coppo & Popcke in February 2011.
Ms. Maestas obtained her bachelor’s degree from The University of Arizona in 2005, where she studied Classics and Theater Arts. She attended Thomas Jefferson School of Law in San Diego, and graduated cum laude in May 2010. Ms. Maestas was admitted to the California State Bar in December 2010.
During law school, Ms. Maestas served as Vice Chair and Competitions Director of the Moot Court Honor Society, and as a Chief Articles Editor of the Law Review. In 2009, the Law Review published Ms. Maestas’ note, which discussed balance billing issues in California’s emergency rooms. Ms. Maestas also had the privilege of serving as a Judicial Extern in the San Diego County Superior Court.
Since joining DiCaro, Coppo & Popcke, Ms. Maestas has focused her practice on the defense of healthcare providers in physician peer review and medical malpractice litigation.
In her leisure time, Ms. Maestas enjoys reading and writing fiction, hiking, and sailing the San Diego bay.