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Partner Highlight – Edra Anderson Bush

Edra Anderson Bush joined Linebarger in February of 2016 and currently serves as a Partner in Linebarger’s Philadelphia office. Born and raised in Houston, Texas, Edra completed her Bachelor of Science in Biology at Xavier University of Louisiana in 2001. She graduated with a Juris Doctorate in 2004 from the University of Texas at Austin and received her license from the State Bar of Texas in November of that year.

Partner Edra Anderson Bush

Prior to joining Linebarger, Edra’s legal career was broadly focused on real estate. She worked for both the Texas Association and San Antonio Board of REALTORS®, where she served as General Counsel and Vice President of Risk Management. She also founded and operated her own private practice.

As a dedicated member of her community, Edra has spent time mentoring elementary and high school students, volunteering with the American Red Cross, fundraising for numerous scholarships, and being active in various civic organizations. Prior to leaving the San Antonio area, she served as a board member for the North East Educational Foundation supporting the North East ISD. She is also a member of the College of the State Bar of Texas.

Beyond her professional career, Edra has taken time to explore and see the world. She and her husband, Kelvin, previously lived in Japan for several years, and she has traveled all over East Asia, the South Pacific, the Caribbean, Europe, and North America. Some of the places she has visited include Fiji, New Caledonia, Thailand, Vietnam, Malaysia, Borneo, Bali, South Korea, Dominica, Puerto Rico, Singapore, Tobago, Mexico, Canada, Italy, Guam, and more.

Partner Edra Anderson Bush and her husband, Kelvin.

Besides traveling, Edra has snowboarded for many years and is learning how to ski. She has also completed two half marathons. Her favorite pastime is reading a good novel.

Partner Edra Anderson Bush and Kelvin snowboarding.

Edra and Kelvin with their daughter Emerson and twin sons Jackson and Ethan.

Linebarger recognizes Ms. Bush for her commitment to improving the local communities where she works and her continuing professional growth and dedication to serving her clients. At Linebarger, we are honored to work with such accomplished professionals like Edra and are looking forward to her continuing achievements in 2021.