Profile

Amy F. Solomon

Amy F. Solomon
1126 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90017
Phone: 213-977-0211
Fax: 213-481-1554
asolomon@
girardikeese.com
City: Los Angeles

State Bar of California Admission Date:  May 6, 1989

Education:
  • Loyola Law School, J.D. degree, 1984 – 1987
  • California State University, Northridge, B.A. degree, Speech Communication, Cum Laude, 1979 – 1984

Employment (Current and Past):
  • Girardi | Keese; 1986 – present
  • 1989 – present; Plaintiff personal injury trial lawyer
  • Law clerk, 1986 – 1989

State Bar Activities: Commission on Judicial Nominees Evaluation, member, 2014 – present

Local Bar Activities:
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association:
  • Bench/Bar Liaison Committee, 2003 – present
  • Complex Courts Committee, 2005 – 2012
  • Litigation Section Executive Committee, 2005 – 2012
  • Blue Ribbon Commission on Superior Court Improvement II, 2007 – 2009

Professional Memberships:
  • Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles, 1997 – present
  • Board of Governors, 1997 – 2002
  • Executive Committee Officer, 2003 – 2011
  • President, 2008
  • American Board of Trial Advocates, 2003 – present
  • Associate member, 2003 – present
  • Los Angeles Chapter Executive Committee, member, 2007 – 2009
  • Consumer Attorneys of California, Board of Governors, 1998 – present
  • American Association for Justice, member, 1989 – present
  • Litigation Counsel of America, fellow, 2008 – present

Publications:
  • Solomon, Amy and Fink, Robert. “Voir Dire in Auto Cases.” Advocate Magazine, Feb. 2013
  • "Structural Changes." Trial Magazine, June 2011.

Other:
  • Awards/Recognition
    • Loyola Law School Distinguished Alumna, 2009
    • Recipient, Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles' "Ted Horn Memorial Award" in     Recognition of Service to the Bar, 2009
    • Daily Journal, "Top 100" Lawyers, 2008, 2009, 2012
    • Daily Journal, "Top Women Litigators", 2002 – 2005, 2007 – 2012
    • Los Angeles Magazine, "Southern California Super Lawyers", 2004 – 2013
    • Los Angeles Magazine, "Southern California Super Lawyers Top 50 Women", 2007 – 2013
    • Lawdragon Magazine, "500 Leading Litigators in America", 2007 – 2010
    • Lawdragon Magazine, "The Lawdragon 3000 Leading Lawyers in America", 2006,
    • 2009 – 2012
    • “AV” Rated by Martindale-Hubbell (The highest rating available to a lawyer based on confidential peer review of members of the Bar and the Judiciary for ability and ethical  standards.)
    • Recipient, Consumer Attorneys of California “Robert E. Cartwright, Sr. Award” in recognition of excellence in trial advocacy and dedication to its teaching, 2011

Activities:
  • Western Justice Center, Board of Directors, 2013
  • Inner City Law Center, Board of Directors, 2011 – present
  • Loyola Law School, Civil Justice Program Steering Committee, 2005 – present