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Colleen Conway McAndrews


Colleen Conway McAndrews, American lawyer. Bar: California 1987.


McAndrews, Colleen Conway was born on October 11, 1945 in Chelsea, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of Michael Emmett and Jeanne (Wescott) Conway.


Bachelor in History, University California, Berkeley, 1967. Teaching credential, San Francisco State College, 1968. Juris Doctor, University of California at Los Angeles, 1986.


Controller Re-Elect Governor Reagan, Los Angeles, 1970. Paralegal, probate administrator Latham & Watkins, 1972-1976. Commissioner Fair Political Practices Committee, Sacramento, 1977-1983.

Associate Rhodes, Maloney, Hart et al, Santa Monica, California, 1987-1989. Partner Simmons & McAndrews, 1989-1993, Bell, McAndrews & Hiltachk, Santa Monica, since 1993. Instructor paralegal program University Southern California Law Center, Los Angeles, 1974, 76.

President California Political Attorneys Association, 1995-1996.


  • Bar: California 1987.


Co-chair College Republican National Committee, Washington, 1967-1969. Board directors National Womens Education Fund, Washington, 1982-1983, Republican Majority for Choice, Washington, since 1997. Board member St. Matthews Parish School, Pacific Palisades, California, 1988-1993, California Young Men’s Christian Association Youth and Government, Sacramento, 1996-2001.

Trustee Harvard Westlake School, Studio City, California, 1994-2001, University California Berkeley Foundation, since 2004. Commissioner President Ford/Carter National Commission Federal Election Reform, 2001. Member American Bar Association (standing committee on elections since 2003), California Bar Association, Los Angeles Women Lawyers, Women in Public Affairs.


  • Other Interests

    Skiing, travel.


Married Peter F. McAndrews, July 11, 1970 (divorced December 1991). Children: Rob, Tobin. Married Robert E. Wood, March 27, 1993.

Michael Emmett Conway

Jeanne (Wescott) Conway

Peter F. McAndrews

Robert E. Wood

Rob McAndrews

Tobin McAndrews