June 21, 2019
Taylor Porter Partner Amy Groves Lowe will be inducted into the University High Alumni Hall of Distinction as part of the Fall 2019 Class. The distinguished alumni recognition event will take place on Saturday, August 17, 2019. Groves Lowe was selected by a panel of six alumni judges representing five decades of U-High graduates. Groves Lowe joins Taylor Porter attorneys Brett Furr (U-High '79) and Shelby McKenzie (U-High '57) as members of the U-High Alumni Hall of Distinction.
Groves Lowe volunteers as the Cub Club President at University Laboratory School and a board member of the University Laboratory School Foundation.
This is the third honor this year recognizing Groves Lowe's professional and community accomplishments within Baton Rouge as she was honored with the 2019 "Sustaining Member of the Year" award from the Junior League of Baton Rouge, and she was named an LSU College of Human Sciences & Education Alumna of Distinction.
Practicing law since 1997, Groves Lowe has a litigation practice in various areas of law, including insurance defense, labor and employment, education law, administrative law, appellate practice, and church property law. She has been selected for inclusion in Best Lawyers in America (peer-voted) in two areas: Education Law, for her work representing universities and high schools in labor and employment issues and insurance defense, and Litigation – Insurance, for her work representing various insurers in areas including personal injury, contract disputes, constitutional claims, employment, and others. In addition to her litigation experience, she has a Master of Arts in Psychology (LSU, 1994). Groves Lowe has combined her expertise in these two areas by being frequently utilized as a jury consultant, assisting other litigators in jury selection, pre-trial research, and statistical analysis and serving as a litigation consultant in expert and lay witness preparation. In addition, Amy has conducted numerous CLEs and seminars on the issue of jury selection and effective and ethical presentation to juries and has been published in the Baton Rouge Bar Association journal on jury selection.
Groves Lowe is a former honoree of Baton Rouge Business Report’s “Top Forty Under 40,” and she is an alumnus of the Baton Rouge Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Baton Rouge class. She received her J.D. in 1997 from Paul M. Hebert Law Center at Louisiana State University, and she was formerly admitted into the Law Center’s Hall of Fame.
In the community, Groves Lowe formerly served as president of the Junior League of Baton Rouge, completed four terms on the Board, and served as Sustaining Advisor. Groves Lowe serves as the state recruitment information chair for the Chi Omega National Fraternity. She also was a former vice president of the Webb Park Civic Association. She is an active member of First United Methodist Church where she serves as a Sunday School teacher for the Milestone class and the third grade class.