Since 1997, Ms. Amy Lambert’s practice has centered on litigation in both state and federal trial and appellate courts. She routinely represents companies and individuals in federal and state class action and other complex litigation claims. In addition, Ms. Lambert has represented physicians, hospitals, and nursing homes in malpractice suits and commercial litigation. Ms. Lambert has represented companies in commercial disputes, unfair trade practice claims, and breach of contract cases. Ms. Lambert has represented Louisiana State University and the State of Louisiana in numerous tort, regulatory, and commercial disputes in state and federal courts. Ms. Lambert has defended businesses in various types of work-place injury claims and premise liability claims. She also has significant experience with mass tort claims, insurance coverage disputes, regulatory agency issues, insurance defense, and personal injury claims. Ms. Lambert serves as the co-chair of Taylor Porter's professional liability, insurance, casualty, product liability and personal injury litigation practice.
Ms. Lambert serves as President of the Baton Rouge Bar Association. She previously served as President-Elect, Treasurer, and Secretary of the BRBA, and former Chairman of the Young Lawyers Section Council.
Ms. Lambert graduated from Louisiana State University in 1992 with a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and obtained her Juris Doctor from Louisiana State University Paul M. Hebert Law Center in 1996. As a law student, Ms. Lambert served as Editor-in-Chief of the Louisiana Law Review and graduated Order of the Coif. From 1996 to 1997, she was a judicial clerk for the Honorable Frank J. Polozola, Chief Judge, United States District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana. Ms. Lambert has lectured to lawyers, law students, and business groups on various topics related to her practice areas.
Ms. Lambert has been inducted into the LSU Law Center Hall of Fame, and was recognized in 2005 as one of Baton Rouge Business Report's “Top Forty Under 40." She was also selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® in Commercial Litigation.
In the community, Ms. Lambert is a past chair of the LSU Law Annual Fund. Ms. Lambert is a member of the Board of Governors for Theatre Baton Rouge, one of the oldest and largest community theatres in the nation, and is the past president of the Board of Directors for Playmakers of Baton Rouge, a non-profit professional theatre company for young audiences. Ms. Lambert is an active member of St. Aloysius Church Parish, past elected Chairman of the Young Lawyers Council for the Baton Rouge Bar Association, and past member of the Executive Committee of the Wex Malone American Inns of Court.