Amelia Friedman joined Mehri & Skalet in September 2015 as a Find Justice Fellow. Her work focuses on the civil rights, employment discrimination, wage and hour, insurance and healthcare, whistleblower, and consumer protection aspects of the firm’s practice.
Prior to joining Mehri & Skalet, Ms. Friedman clerked for the Honorable Nancy F. Atlas on the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas. She also completed a one-year fellowship with the Texas Title Project assisting low income homeowners obtain housing relief through the Hurricane Ike and Dolly Round 2.2 Disaster Recovery Housing Program.
Ms. Friedman graduated with High Honors from The University of Texas School of Law in 2013. During law school, she was a Public Service Scholar with the William Wayne Justice Center for Public Interest Law and served as Administrative Editor of the Texas Law Review.
Before attending law school, Ms. Friedman graduated from the University of Auckland, in Auckland, New Zealand, with a B.A. Honours in Political Studies and a B.A. double majoring in Political Studies and Film, TV & Media Studies.
Ms. Friedman is a member of the Texas bar.