McAndrews Announces Two New Associates


McAndrews is pleased to announce the addition of associates Amber J. Carpenter and Alan M. Montera. Both previously worked as summer clerks at the firm.

Carpenter received her JD from Loyola University Chicago and a bachelor’s degree in biology/biological sciences from Iowa State University. She was a judicial intern for the Honorable Ruben Castillo, Chief Judge of the Northern District of Illinois. She is admitted to practice in Illinois.

Montera received his JD from Chicago-Kent College of Law. He has a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the United States Naval Academy. Montera previously served as an officer on the USS Seawolf, a fast attack submarine based in Bremerton, Washington. He is admitted to practice in Illinois.