Amy A. Lombardo

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Amy A.Lombardo
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Amy A. Lombardo has tried numerous jury and bench trials and defended many appellate matters on brief, including published decisions in the areas of municipal law, damages, and evidence. Ms. Lombardo has experience resolving cases for clients in mediation, arbitration, and before administrative tribunals. Prior to joining the Boise office of Parsons Behle & Latimer, she regularly appeared in court throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia and the District of Columbia, and served as a law clerk to the Honorable R. Terrence Ney in Fairfax County, Virginia.

Ms. Lombardo is a litigator and a lobbyist, practicing within both the Litigation, Trials & Appeals and Government Relations Departments of Parsons Behle & Latimer. Ms. Lombardo's government relations practice stems from a background in politics. Prior to law school, she worked on Capitol Hill for Idaho members of both the United States Senate and House of Representatives. In Idaho, she held positions at the Office of the Governor and on an election campaign for the governor of Idaho. Ms. Lombardo has experience drafting legislation, introducing legislation before the Idaho Legislature, and building coalitions to secure passage of legislation.  Most recently, Ms. Lombardo represented Tesla Motors, Inc. to defeat legislation which would have outlawed Tesla’s direct-to-consumer sales business model in Idaho. Ms. Lombardo has also passed substantive legislation in Idaho.  She recently worked with Idaho Lt. Governor Brad Little and Micron Technology to draft, lobby, and pass legislation aimed at protecting Idaho businesses from bad faith patent assertion claims.

Ms. Lombardo is currently Vice President of the Idaho Women Lawyers. She holds bachelor’s degrees from Boise State University in Political Science and History, where she graduated magna cum laude, and she received her Juris Doctor from George Mason University while working full time on Capitol Hill and for local Virginia attorneys.

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Academic


George Mason University School of Law (J.D., 2005)

Trial Advocacy Competition Finalist

Boise State University (1999)

B.S., Political Science, Magna Cum Laude
B.A., History, Magna Cum Laude
Top Ten Scholar Nominee


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Professional


American Inns of Court No. 130
(2011-2013)

Idaho Women Lawyers
Vice President (2014-present)
Board of Directors (2011-2014)

Defense Research Institute, Women in the Law Committee
(2010-present)

  • Publication Subcommittee; Author, “Best Advice” Newsletter Column

Twitter

Amy A. Lombardo @litigady
I love this. How to find flow in lawyering. Hint: work more like a janitor. https://t.co/iLyTn7jYSG

Licensed/Admitted

Idaho
Virginia
District of Columbia
U.S. Dist. Court, Dist. of Idaho
U.S. Dist. Court, Eastern Dist. of Virginia
U.S. Dist. Court, Western Dist. of Virginia

Education

George Mason University School of Law