Profile

Amanda McDowell

Orrick

My Contact Information

Orrick
Seattle, WA
206-485-6342: 206-839-4341

Chapter

Seattle

Bio

A former Ninth Circuit clerk, Amanda McDowell specializes in white collar criminal defense and complex commercial litigation. 

Amanda represents companies and individuals in connection with criminal and civil enforcement actions, with a particular focus on health care matters.  She also represents clients in complex commercial litigation and appeals.  Prior to joining Orrick, Amanda served as a law clerk to the Honorable Richard C. Tallman of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.  Amanda was also formerly a professional tennis player and competed in tournaments around the world. 

Practice Areas

  • Complex Commercial Litigation
  • FDA Enforcement
  • Government Contracting, Bid Protests and the False Claims Act
  • Government Investigations
  • Healthcare
  • Qui Tam; Whistleblower Defense
  • SEC Enforcement
  • White Collar Crime