Andrew Bribriesco, J.D.
Andrew Bribriesco is an adjunct assistant professor in the Latino/a/x Studies Program at the University of Iowa. Andrew received a B.A. from the University of Chicago with a major in Law, Letters, and Society, and a J.D. from the University of Iowa College of Law in 2010. He is the managing partner of Bribriesco Law Firm, PLLC, which has offices in Bettendorf, Muscatine, and Iowa City. Andrew's primary interest is in Latina/o/x legal history and how the law (past and present) impacts U.S. Latinas/os/x and other racial/ethnic minority groups.
At U Iowa, Andrew teaches LATS:3420 Latinas/os/x and the Law.
Outside of his employment as a workers' rights attorney and an adjunct professor, Andrew is also an active member of the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC). He serves as the legal advisor for LULAC of Iowa, and as the current president of the LULAC in Cedar Rapids. Andrew is passionate about advocacy, protection of civil rights, and immigrant rights. He is also a founding board member of the Iowans for Immigrant Freedom, a non-profit dedicated to the abolition of immigrant detention in Iowa.