Amy M. Prosser Esq.
Amy Prosser is an associate at the Law Office of Mark Ressa. She earned her J.D. from Golden Gate University School of Law where she received a Litigation Specialization with Honors. Amy was part of the four-person mock trial team that won First Place in the Regional 2009 6th Annual ABA Mock Trial competition and went on to compete against seven other regional champion teams in the National ABA Competition in the District of Columbia.
During law school, Amy interned at two litigation law firms, interned at the San Francisco Superior Court ACCESS Center and was a recipient of the Hugh G. Major Endowed Woman’s Law Scholarship, the Phillip Burton Endowed Law Scholarship and the Caroline Caldwell Scholarship.
Amy graduated Cum Laude and received her B.S. in Public Relations and a minor focus in Theater Arts from San Jose State University. Her most treasured experiences were her acceptance into the Golden Key International Honour Society, her internship at KPIX Television San Francisco and hours she spent volunteering and voice recording books in the Books Aloud, Inc. studio for the blind, visually impaired and physically and learning disabled individuals who are unable to read by conventional means.
Prior to law school, Amy was an account executive at Edelman, the world’s largest public relations firm, where she represented billion plus dollars annual revenue-generating technology companies. Before joining the Law Office of Mark Ressa in January of 2014, she was a legal extern for the Honorable Steven B. Berlin, Administrative Law Judge at the U.S. Department of Labor. After law school, Amy gained state and federal court experience working as an associate for a litigation firm as well as volunteering for the Alameda County Bar Association representing indigent clients in their family law matters. In recognition of her volunteer work, Amy received The State Bar of California Wiley W. Manuel Certificate for Pro Bono Legal Services.
Amy is admitted to The State Bar of California. She is a member of the Contra Costa County Bar Association, was the 2014 Contra Costa County Bar Association Barristers Secretary and was the 2015 Barristers Treasurer.
When not working, Amy enjoys spending time with her family, running and at the beach.
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