Intuitive. Strategic. Relentless.
What sets Amy apart from other attorneys are the skills she garnered from her experiences in the athletic world. As a former Division I college athlete and coach, Amy brings a dignified and measured aggressiveness and competitive nature to her practice. Amy has expertise in dealing with contracts, insurance matters, business torts, breaches of fiduciary duty, products, liability, employment, labor, and defending personal injury matters. As a client explained it, “She gets it. When you work with Amy, you will understand why.”
A Force to be Reckoned With
In addition to her civil trial experience representing companies on the Fortune 100 list to startups, Amy is a certified Arbitrator with the AAA and has presided over commercial, construction, and employment matters. Amy is also certified as a FINRA arbitrator and was inducted into the International Institute for Conflict Prevention and Resolution Panel of Distinguished Neutrals. Business clients want her leading and representing their interests as their outside legal counsel. Opposing counsel respects her legal acumen and her tenaciousness.
Leader By Example
Amy leads the only minority and women-owned law firm in Dallas that focuses on defending business clients in commercial, construction, employment, labor, insurance, and product liability matters. She is a frequent speaker at local, state, and national legal and non-legal conferences on several subjects. Amy has been honored with numerous industry awards, including the 2021 Best Lawyers in America, 2020 America’s Top 100 Personal Injury Attorneys, 2020 National Black Lawyers Top 100, the 2019 Dallas Business Journal Minority Business Owner Award Winner, 2019 Dallas Bar Association’s Presidential Citation, was named to the Top 50 Women Lawyers in Texas list, and the 2019 American Bar Association 100 Women Who Inspire Us Award Winner. She has also authored a chapter entitled “Be Your on Advocate By Negotiating Fair Compensation” in the book, Her Story: Lessons in Success From Lawyers Who Live It. Further, Amy serves in leadership roles as a Council member of the ABA Section of Litigation, Board Member of the Dallas Bar Association, and currently serves on the Dallas Bar Association’s Coronavirus Task Force.