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Chief Operating Officer
Amanda is the firm’s Chief Operating Officer and is responsible for all administrative and business operations for RWO including technology, accounting, facilities, and human resources. She oversees the firm’s finances including compiling financial reports, supervising the accounting team, prepping monthly financials, and administering financial policies and procedures. In addition to managing the day-to-day operations of the firm, Amanda works closely with the firm’s managing partners to implement overall strategy and business growth opportunities.
She has over 18 years as a business professional in the legal field including law firm manager and controller, focusing on managing small and mid-size law firms. Prior to being involved in law firm administration, she was a litigation paralegal for large and small law firms and state government.
Amanda is an active member of the Mile High Chapter of the Association of Legal Administrators (ALA), and currently serves as the Treasurer for the 2020-2021 ALA Mile High Board. She was awarded the 2011 Emerging Star award for non-attorney in the Public Advocacy Division, Arizona Attorney General’s Office, for going above and beyond expectations.
She obtained her Master’s Degree in Law Firm Administration from the University of Denver Sturm College of Law and a Bachelor’s Degree in Social and Justice Inquiry from Arizona State University.