Undergraduate Studies: California State University Fullerton
Law School: University of LaVerne
Active Attorney Admitted to The State Bar of California in 2014
CalBar History: No record of discipline or administrative actions.
Andrew J Knez earned his Bachelor of Arts degrees in Political Science and Criminal Justice from California State University Fullerton. He went on to pursue his law degree at University of La Verne College of Law.
During his undergraduate studies, Andrew worked as an intern at the College Legal Clinic at California State University Fullerton. In that position, he managed several case files and assisted the community in receiving affordable and reliable legal services. Andrew attributes this experience as developing his appreciation for the law, and its positive impact on our communities. During college, Andrew also worked as a paralegal where he gained hands on experience in civil litigation.
While attending law school, Andrew worked as an intern with the Disability Rights Legal Clinic. In this position, Andrew assisted disabled individuals receive valuable legal services and assisted in the litigation of disability rights cases. While attending law school, Andrew received several academic awards, including Cali Awards in subjects such as Insurance Law, and he was on the Dean’s List.
Andrew is admitted to the United States Central District of California, the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, and is a member of the Riverside County Bar Association. Andrew Knez and his wife have two children. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family, golfing, bicycling, and playing music.