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Amanda Collura-Day

Amanda Collura-Day is an associate attorney in the Baton Rouge office of Kean Miller.  She joined the firm in 2011 and practices in the litigation group. Amanda assists in the representation of clients in commercial and business litigation, toxic tort defense, civil rights and municipal law, and insurance defense.

Prior to attending law school, Amanda served as a Congressional Intern in Washington, D.C. to U.S. Representative Bobby Jindal.

Amanda is listed as a Rising Star by Louisiana Super Lawyers, 2015-2016.

Representative Experience

  • Assists in the representation of municipalities throughout South Louisiana in the defense of federal civil rights suits
  • Representation of casino in personal injury suit alleging liability for third party criminal conduct
  • Representation of a municipality against multiple claims of wrongful termination, First Amendment, and retaliation violations
  • Assisted in the representation of a major olefins production facility on significant legal issues in the appellate courts and the Louisiana Supreme Court
  • Assisted in the representation of a major olefins production facility in incident management and litigation arising from an explosion and fire at the facility
  • Assisted in the representation of a municipal planning commission in a multi-million dollar land-use dispute with a real-estate developer

    Education

    Amanda received her J.D., magna cum laude, in 2011 from the LSU Law Center where she was a member of the Order of the Coif and Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society.  Amanda was named to the Chancellor's List and was given the CALI Award for the highest grade in Comparative Media Law, Matrimonial Regimes, Commercial Paper, Sales and Real Estate Transactions, Employment Law, Succession and Donations, Louisiana Civil Procedure II, The Legal Profession, Civil Rights Litigation and Labor Law.  Amanda received her B.A., summa cum laude, in 2008 from Louisiana State University.

    Admitted

    • Admitted, Louisiana, 2011; United States District Courts for the Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of Louisiana; and the United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit

    Memberships

    • Baton Rouge, Louisiana State, Federal and American Bar Associations

    Articles, Publications and Presentations

    • Updates in Louisiana Civil Procedure, LCAA 2014 Fall Conference CLE
    • Updates in Louisiana Civil Procedure, LCAA 2013 Fall Conference CLE
    • Recent Developments in Louisiana Tort Law, Louisiana City Attorneys Association CLE, Fall 2012
    • Ethics and the Attorney Client Privilege for City Attorneys, Louisiana City Attorneys Association CLE, Spring 2012

    Community Service

    • Board Member, Brave Heart - Children in Need
    • Member, Junior League of Baton Rouge
    • Committee Member, Belly Up with the Bar, Baton Rouge Bar Association, 2012 - 2013
    • Member, Young Lawyers Section of the Baton Rouge Bar Association
    • Member, St. George Catholic Church
    • Member, Delta Gamma Alumnae, LSU Chapter