After graduating from Washington State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice, a Minor in Sociology, and a Formal Minor in Business, Anita started in the legal field as a criminal defense legal assistant at Rieke and Savage in Portland. Later, she joined Kolisch Hartwell supporting attorneys specializing in Patent and Trademark prosecution and litigation for five years.
Anita has been with Lindsay Hart as a paralegal since 2009, where she enjoys assisting attorneys who specialize in malpractice defense, as well as business, real estate, and employment disputes.
Outside of her paralegal work, Anita enjoys staying busy as an active member of the Oregon Flower Growers Association and is also an licensed Oregon real estate broker. She loves spending time with her husband and their two daughters going on “family adventures” throughout the Pacific Northwest.