Amanda Heitz focuses her practice on civil defense litigation, leveraging her legal writing background to advocate for clients. She has experience with toxic tort litigation, including experience defending a commercial equipment manufacturer in asbestos-containing product claims at a naval shipyard.
Prior to joining Bowman and Brooke, Amanda served as a judicial law clerk to the Hon. Robert M. Brutinel at the Arizona Supreme Court and as a senior judicial law clerk to the Hon. Philip G. Espinosa at the Arizona Court of Appeals. During her four years working in the judiciary, Amanda developed a reputation for effective writing, drafting over twenty published majority and dissenting opinions and dozens of unpublished memoranda decisions.
Amanda received her undergraduate degree from Washington and Lee University in Virginia, where she was the Co-Editor-in-Chief of The Washington and Lee Political Review. She attended law school at the University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law, where she was the Editor-in-Chief of the Arizona Journal of International and Comparative Law.
In her free time, Amanda enjoys, cooking, music, and voluntarism. She is an active member of the Junior League of Phoenix and is chairwoman of the Junior League of Phoenix 76th Annual Rummage Sale.