Amanda Gordon joined McCathern’s Houston office in 2017 after graduating from South Texas College of Law Houston. While in law school, Amanda ranked in the top 33% of her school, earning her a spot in the Phi Delta Phi National Honor Society. She is a certified mediator and was the National Champion in the Abrams Mediator Competition.
Throughout her time at South Texas College of Law Houston, Amanda worked at McCathern as a law clerk. She gained valuable experience attending hearings, conducting research and discovery, and assisting with trial preparation. While assisting with pretrial motion practice, some of her duties included drafting motions, petitions, discovery, and subpoenas. Amanda’s devotion to McCathern during her time as a law clerk has remained constant and makes her a great addition to our team.
She obtained a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from the University of Houston in 2009. While completing her undergraduate degree, Amanda was listed on the National Dean’s List and was part of the Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Society. She was also the Vice President of Programming and Director of House Management in her sorority, Delta Gamma. Amanda sat for the Texas Bar exam in February 2017 and recently found out that she passed!
In her free time, Amanda enjoys spending time with her family, playing with her dogs, and practicing yoga.