Amy Pearl

Amy is an Associate in the firm’s Business Litigation Group and maintains a diverse commercial and complex civil litigation practice in state and federal courts in New Jersey and Pennsylvania. She represents a wide range of clients, including individuals, small and large companies, and governmental entities in business disputes, breach of contract claims, and civil rights matters. Amy’s practice spans all aspects of litigation, with experience drafting pleadings and written discovery, drafting dispositive and non-dispositive motions, and taking cases to trial and on appeal.

Prior to joining Archer, Amy served as a law clerk for the Hon. Michael J. Haas, J.A.D., Superior Court of New Jersey, Appellate Division. She also served as an intern for the Hon. Thomas N. O’Neill, Jr., S.U.S.D.J., Eastern District of Pennsylvania.

During law school, Amy served as a teaching assistant to the first year legal research and writing program, and as an Executive Editor to the Rutgers University Law Review. She was a finalist in the Honorable James Hunter III Moot Court Competition and received the Best Brief Award for her written advocacy. Notably, Amy was salutatorian of her graduating class.

Representative Experience

  • Representing doctor and medical practice in buyout dispute
  • Representing parking authority in class action filed under Section 1983
  • Representing manufacturer in insurance coverage dispute
  • Representing school district in negligence suit
  • Represented national home builder in subrogation action

Awards and Recognition

  • Order of the Coif
  • Outstanding Scholastic Achievement Award, Rutgers Law School (2018)
  • Dean’s Academic Excellence Scholarship, Rutgers Law School

Articles and Presentations

NEWS & EVENTS

Michael Reeve Appointed Director of Membership for ACEDS - Philadelphia Chapter

Supreme Court Clarifies that Emotional Distress Damages Are Not Available Under the Rehabilitation Act and the Affordable Care Act

Mark Oberstaedt & Amy Pearl to Present NBI Seminar, "Contractual Damages & Indemnities in Plain English"