Over the past twenty years, Amanda has worked as a trial attorney for injured people and their families.
Amanda firmly believes that jury trials and the litigation process are great strengths of our nation, created to hold individuals and corporations who harm people accountable for their acts. Representing hard-working people who simply want reasonable and complete compensation for their injuries and losses is what makes being an attorney a rewarding career for Amanda.
Amanda has fought for her clients to achieve a successful record of six to eight figure verdicts and settlements in Illinois and surrounding states.
Slip and Fall
Federal Employers Liability Act
Railroad derailments and accidents
$9.0 Million Dollar Verdict Diesel Locomotive Mechanic injured by an oil leak in locomotive resulting in multiple surgeries.
$6.6 Million Dollar Verdict TSA worker injured when Blue Line train derailed at O’Hare Airport.
$1.1 Million Dollar Verdict Medical Malpractice verdict for woman who suffered a damaged bladder during routine hysterectomy.
$1.0 Million Dollar Verdict Woman hit by a commuter train while waiting at the station.
$750,000.00 Dollar Verdict Carpenter who fell from unbarricaded stairs in a home remodeling project.
1998 Bachelor of Arts (Cum Laude)-double majors in Political Science and Asian Studies, minor in Criminal Justice from Western Michigan University/Lee Honors College
2001 Juris Doctorate (Order of Barrister)- DePaul University, College of Law
Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
Illinois State Bar Association
Women’s Bar Association of Illinois