Amanda Gurman concentrates her practice on litigating professional liability disputes. An associate in the Professional Liability Practice Group, Amanda defends attorneys, insurance agents and brokers, accountants, and various other professionals in civil litigation.
In addition to her experience in professional liability, prior to joining the firm, Amanda counseled and defended insurance companies on insurance coverage issues pertaining to a variety of policies, including directors & officers, professional liability, employment practices liability, errors & omissions, representations and warranties, and commercial general liability policies. Amanda also represented businesses in various types of commercial litigation, including employment discrimination, personal injury, and property damage disputes.
Amanda was named as a Rising Star in the New York Super Lawyers magazine for the years 2015-2019 and received the Maurice A. Deane School of Law Outstanding Women in Law award in 2016.
Amanda graduated magna cum laude from Boston University School of Law where she also was a member of the American Journal of Law and Medicine. During law school, Amanda interned for the Honorable Juan R. Torruella at the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit.
Amanda is a runner and an avid sports fan. As a native of Washington State, she roots for her hometown teams, the Seattle Seahawks, Seattle Sounders, and the Seattle Mariners.
Amanda has been recognized in Ones to Watch by Best Lawyers in America® for 2021. Ones to Watch is a recognition given to attorneys who are earlier in their careers for outstanding professional excellence in private practice.
926 RXR Plaza
Uniondale, NY 11556-0926
United States District Court of the Southern and Eastern Districts of New YorkEducation
Boston University School of Law, Juris Doctor, magna cum laude
University of Washington, B.A.