Amanda’s practice focuses on international business disputes as well as internal and government investigations, including investigations involving Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) violations.
Amanda has represented clients in disputes and investigations involving conduct in China, Russia, Mexico, Argentina, Venezuela, Peru, Egypt, Puerto Rico, and the United States.
Amanda also has broad experience in commercial and intellectual property litigation. She has successfully represented clients in cases involving trademark and copyright infringement and breach of contract. Amanda also advises clients on general corporate governance and IP issues.
Amanda attended college at Yale before obtaining her law degree from USC. During law school, she completed an externship for Judge Charles R. Breyer of the District Court for the Northern District of California.
Prior to law school, Amanda spent two years in Ningbo, China on a Yale-China fellowship and also lived in Argentina, Uruguay, and Spain. She is fluent in Spanish.
Amanda was recognized as a Los Angeles Super Lawyer “Rising Star” in 2015 and 2016. She is involved with the Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles and has had an active pro bono practice involving matters relating to Holocaust reparations and prisoners’ rights.
Prior to co-founding the firm, Amanda was a Counsel in WilmerHale’s Investigations and Criminal Litigation practice group.
University of Southern California, J.D., 2007; Executive Articles Editor, Southern California Law Review
Yale University, 2000
Los Angeles Super Lawyers “Rising Star” in 2015-2017
Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP
Heller Ehrman LLP