Attorney Amy R. Jackson serves as Of Counsel at Simmons Hanly Conroy as part of the firm’s prescription opioid litigation team.
Amy was born and raised in the Kansas City area and brings a unique perspective to the firm. Prior to law school, Amy was a paralegal for a nationally based litigation firm and was part of trial teams litigating cases across the United States.
During law school, Amy excelled as a member of the editorial board for Law Review and her article, Montanile v. Board of Trustees of the National Elevator Industry Health Benefit Plan: Collaring the ERISA Beast, was chosen for publication.
In addition, Amy was President of the student chapter of the Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys, a board member of the Hispanic Law Students Association, a member of the Association of Women Law Students, and inducted into the International Legal Honor Society of Phi Delta Phi.
Throughout her law school experience, she competed in various mock trial competitions. Amy was also a recipient of the Tiera Farrow Scholarship Award and the Advocacy Scholarship.
Amy was recently selected to the Missouri Bar’s 2018-2019 Leadership Academy.
Amy lives in Liberty, Missouri and enjoys spending time with family and friends, as well as volunteering at the St. James Kitchen.