Amy L. Lifshitz is a staff attorney in the firm’s Litigation Department and has experience in complex civil litigation matters, including products liability, governmental and internal investigations, as well as residential mortgage-backed securities fraud. Ms. Lifshitz has worked on numerous pre-trial litigation and discovery-related projects, assisting clients in preparation of litigation by performing quality control reviews, creating privilege logs, redacting confidential information, and finalizing documents for production. In addition, she has managed electronic document review projects as a team leader and is familiar with various e-discovery software platforms.
Before joining Jenner & Block, Ms. Lifshitz was an associate at a family law firm, working on adoptions, divorce, estate planning, and litigation. She also focused on animal rights law, advocacy and welfare work. Ms. Lifshitz is passionate about animals, especially dogs, and has spent considerable amounts of time volunteering to help shelter dogs with rescue, transport, networking, and placement over the past years. She is actively involved in pro bono work for the firm, representing a non-profit dog rescue with trademark and animal law related issues, as well as assisting the CWC with its review of intake applications and related legal analysis for the Innocence Project.