Anita O'Rourke attended Colorado State University where she earned a Bachelor's Degree in Spanish in 1973. Ms.
O'Rourke then went on to study for a Master's Degree in Social Work, which she completed in 1980 at the University of
Iowa. In 1987 she earned her Juris Doctor Degree in Law at Texas Tech University.
Anita O' Rourke served as an Assistant County Attorney in San Patricio County from 1987 through 1992. In 1992 she
became an Assistant District Attorney in both San Patricio County and Aransas County. Ms. O'Rourke held this position
until 1997. Since 1997 she has operated a private practice in Rockport, Texas.
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