March 15, 2019
Pictured from left: Interim Dean Roland Mitchell, Amy Groves Lowe, Dr. Amy Westbrook , and Mila Sexton — at LSU Alumni Association.
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Taylor Porter Partner Amy Groves Lowe was honored with an "Alumni of Distinction" award from the Louisiana State University College of Human & Sciences Education at a special dinner and awards ceremony on March 14 at the Lod Cook Conference Center. The College recognizes outstanding alumni and partners who help the college positively impact the community, and each spring, this event recognizes and celebrates honorees for the significant contributions they have made to LSU and the extended community. Recipients exemplify the mission of CHSE to address complex human issues and policy decisions facing Louisiana and the nation through their gifts, talents, and time.
Practicing law since 1997, Groves Lowe is a Partner at Taylor Porter, where she has a litigation practice in various areas of law, including insurance defense, labor and employment, education 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, Groves Lowe has a Master of Arts in Psychology (LSU, 1994). She 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, Groves Lowe 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 received her J.D. in 1997 from Paul M. Hebert Law Center at Louisiana State University, and she is a member of the Law Center’s Hall of Fame.
In 2005, Groves Lowe was named to Baton Rouge Business Report’s “Top Forty Under 40” for her successes in her practice and her commitment to the professional and community scene in Baton Rouge. Groves Lowe is an alumnus of the Baton Rouge Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Baton Rouge class.
In the community, Groves Lowe is an active volunteer. She is the Cub Club President at University Laboratory School and a board member of the University Laboratory School Foundation. She serves as the state recruitment information chair for the Chi Omega National Fraternity. She formerly served as president of the Junior League of Baton Rouge, completed four terms on the Board, and served as Sustaining Advisor. 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.