Andrea Rizzato was born and raised in New Waterford. She attended St. Thomas University in Fredericton, New Brunswick, where she earned her Bachelor of Arts degree with honours, majoring in English and Political Science.
Andrea completed her Bachelor of Laws at Dalhousie University. She articled with Sheldon Nathanson Law in 2004, and has been practising with the firm ever since.
Andrea has a special interest and experience in the areas of Labour and Employment Law. Andrea also has extensive experience in Family Law, as well as experience in the following areas of practice: Property Law, Civil Litigation, Wills & Estates and Bankruptcy & Insolvency.
Andrea is an active member of the Cape Breton YMCA.