Amanda C. Lynch

(415) 421-7151 ext. 347

B.A., magna cum laude, Harvard College
J.D., Yale Law School, C. LaRue Munson Prize

Hon. Marsha S. Berzon, United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
Hon. Vince G. Chhabria, United States District Court, Northern District of California

While in law school, Amanda was a student director of the Media Freedom and Information Access Clinic, representing individuals and organizations in litigation seeking greater government transparency.  She also participated in the Yale-New Haven Hospital Pediatric Medical-Legal Partnership and served on the board of Yale’s chapter of the American Constitution Society.  She was a Comments Editor for the Yale Law Journal and an Articles Editor for the Yale Journal of Law & Technology.

Prior to law school, Amanda was a dancer with New York Theatre Ballet and a communications fellow for a progressive legal nonprofit.

In her spare time, Amanda enjoys hiking, reading fiction, and taking the occasional dance class.