Amy is a reformed corporate litigator, former start-up executive, and award-winning author. Amy’s first novel, Lemongrass Hope (Wyatt-MacKenzie 2014), was a 2014 INDIEFAB Book of the Year Bronze winner (Romance) and a National Indie Excellence Awards Finalist. A favorite with bloggers and book clubs, Lemongrass Hope was named the #1 reviewed book in 2014 by blogger, The Literary Connoisseur. Her second novel, Secrets of Worry Dolls, was released in December 2016 and was a Bronze Winner in the INDIEFAB Book of the Year Awards (Multi-cultural Fiction) and a Finalist for the STAR Award for Published Women’s Fiction. Her third novel, a psychological thriller entitled The Truth About Thea (bit.ly/ownyourtruth), released in October 2017. The Truth About Thea is a Francis Ford Coppola Winery Books & Bottles Pick and a National Indie Excellence Award winner for Legal Fiction.
Amy is also the author of the non-fiction book, Lawyer Interrupted (ABA Publishing 2015), (featured by ABC27, Above the Law and more), and numerous essays and articles that have appeared in online and print journals including: The Huffington Post, ABA Law Practice Today, The Glass Hammer, Divine Caroline, Skirt! Magazine, and more.
She is the immediate past President of the Women’s Fiction Writer’s Association, a 2018 Writer-In-Residence at Ms.-JD.org, and a frequently invited speaker at legal conferences and writing workshops across the country.