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Tiffany L. Amlot

SNR Denton US LLP

Chicago, IL, USA


Tiffany Amlot is a member of SNR Denton's Litigation and Arbitration practice. She has represented clients in a variety of complex commercial disputes, primarily in the areas of contracts, business torts, media law, class action, financial services and insurance matters.

Tiffany has provided legal counsel to newspapers, publishers and the broadcast media. Her representation has covered a range of corporate media and First Amendment law, including defamation and privacy claims, open records and open meetings disputes, and subpoenas and media access litigation.

Tiffany has represented financial institutions in a diverse array of lender liability claims and provides guidance with respect to compliance and security threats. She has defended health care companies in a number of federal antitrust class actions and represented insurance clients in numerous product liability and toxic tort cases.

Tiffany also has substantial experience in managing large electronic discovery projects, as well as internal reviews of company practices, including the development of comprehensive document retention policies and procedures.

Tiffany's pro bono work has included successfully briefing and arguing the Seventh Circuit appeal of a criminal counterfeiting conviction. The Seventh Circuit vacated the counterfeiting conviction, finding that the district judge improperly limited the defendant's constitutional right to testify. United States of America v. Canty, 499 F.3d 729 (7th Cir. 2007).

Tiffany previously was with two other law firms.

While attending the University of Michigan, Tiffany served as a legal extern for the Ministry of Commerce in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, and completed a portion of her legal studies at the University College London.

Honors and Awards
  • Named a "Rising Star" in Litigation, Illinois Super Lawyers, 2010, 2012

Organizations
  • The Chicago Inn of Court

Education
  • University of Michigan Law School, 2004, J.D.; associate editor and membership coordinator, Michigan Journal of Gender & Law; associate editor, Michigan Journal of International Law
  • Yale University, 2000, B.A. with distinction

Bar Admissions / Qualifications
  • Illinois
  • Wisconsin
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
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