Amy specializes in complex commercial litigation, civil appeals, and media law. She has expertise in all stages of litigation, from initial investigations through trial and appeals. During her 20 years in private practice, she has successfully litigated antitrust, class action, contractual disputes, and other high-stakes commercial disputes, as well as defamation and other media-related matters.
Since joining the firm in 2006, Amy has litigated successful outcomes in numerous high-stakes matters for such clients as Barclays, Starr International Co., Wachovia, Lloyd’s of London and former AIG Chairman Maurice “Hank” Greenberg. Amy’s sound judgment and clarity of thought in formulating strategy, conducting discovery, motion practice and preparation for trial instill confidence in those she represents and drives success in her matters.
Amy is also active in community affairs and bar activities, serving on the Board of Washington D.C.’s Neighborhood Legal Services Program and on the Steering Committee of the Litigation Section of the D.C. Bar Association.
Before entering private practice, Amy served as a law clerk to Hon. John Minor Wisdom of the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals.