Amanda Richards

Amanda Richards

Associate
Location:
Lowell, Massachusetts
Phone:
978-614-0965
Fax:
978-453-1055
Email:

Amanda joined Armstrong Law, P.C. in January 2016 as an associate. She concentrates her practice in all aspects of domestic relations and family law. Amanda is a graduate of Suffolk University Law School where she received the Honorable Mention Best Brief Award and was a member of the Dean's List.

Prior to joining Armstrong Law, P.C., Amanda interned at the Department of Children and Families as a Youth Permanency Hearing Coordinator, where she gained experience collaborating with youth coordinators and regional counsel to ensure uniformity of hearings across the Commonwealth. She also spent a summer at the Rhode Island Superior Court as a Judicial Intern. While enrolled in law school, Amanda participated in the Suffolk University Law School Family Advocacy Clinic as a Certified SJC Rule 3:03 Student Attorney, representing indigent clients in a variety of domestic relations and family law cases in the Suffolk Probate & Family Court. She also volunteered at the Boston Earned Income Tax Coalition Campaign where she achieved IRS certification in facilitating state and federal tax preparations for low-income individuals and families.

Amanda is a member of the Boston Bar Association and the Massachusetts Bar Association. Amanda graduated from Quinnipiac University in 2011 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance.

Year Joined Firm

  • 2016

Areas of Practice

  • Domestic Relations
  • Family Law

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts

Education

  • Suffolk University Law School, Boston, Massachusetts
    • J.D. - 2014
    • Honors: Dean's List
    • Honors: Member: Family Advocacy Clinic
  • Quinnipiac University, Hamden, Connecticut
    • B.S. - 2011
    • Major: Finance

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Massachusetts Bar Association
  • Boston Bar Association

Past Employment Positions

  • Department of Children and Families, Intern, 2013 - 2015
  • Rhode Island Superior Court, Judicial Intern, 2012