Amy joined Clare Locke as an associate in 2021. Her practice focuses on defamation litigation and crisis management. Amy also has extensive experience representing plaintiffs in all phases of complex litigation, including discovery, motions practice, and trial. 

Prior to joining Clare Locke, Amy served as a law clerk to the Honorable Arenda L. Wright Allen of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia.  She worked on a broad range of matters and developed an in-depth understanding trial court practice.  She then spent several years as an associate at a boutique litigation firm in Washington, D.C.  

Amy graduated with honors from The George Washington University School of Law. She served as Senior Articles Editor of the Federal Communications Law Journal and worked as a research assistant to Professor Daniel Solove, a noted privacy law scholar.  Prior to law school, Amy worked in politics. She received her undergraduate degree in Anthropology and Art History from Bucknell University.  


  • From Ship-to-Shore Telegraphs to Wi-Fi Packets: Using Section 705(a) to Protect Wireless Communications, 68 Federal Communications Law Journal 525 (2016), republished in The Computer & Internet Lawyer (July 2017).


The George Washington University School of Law, J.D., 2016

Bucknell University, B.A., 2010


Associate, Kotchen & Low LLP, 2018-2021

Law Clerk, The Hon. Arenda L. Wright Allen, 2017