Attorney at Law
Amanda Fornwalt graduated from the University of California at Irvine in 2000 with
a degree in Political Science, focusing her studies primarily on business law. While in college, Ms. Fornwalt was on
the University Dean's List and was a member of Phi Theta Kappa and Alpha Gamma Sigma honors societies.
Ms. Fornwalt earned her Juris Doctor from Santa Clara University School of Law in 2003. During her tenure
at Santa Clara University, Ms. Fornwalt successfully completed focused studies and earned the distinguished International
Law Certificate and was an active member of the International Law Students' Association throughout her studies at Santa Clara
University. Also during this time, Ms. Fornwalt studied international business relations during a semmester abroad at
the world-renowned Magdlen College, Oxford University in England.
primarily focuses her practice on business formations, contract drafting, business acquisitions and sales, franchise formations,
obtaining trade names and marks and copyrights, and business litigation. Ms. Fornwalt has represented and consulted
with hundreds of business owners regarding licensing, franchising, loss mitigation
and asset protection. Ms. Fornwalt also has vast experience in complex civil litigation and construction law.
Ms. Fornwalt is an active member of the following associations:
· California Bar
American Bar Association
· Los Angeles County Bar Association
· Beverly Hills Bar Association
· National Association of Professional
· Women Lawyers
of Los Angeles
· Toastmasters International
· Junior League of Los Angeles
· The Downtown LA Chapter of TEAM Referral Network