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Amanda E. Sisney

Associate
Overland Park

P 913-981-1018
F 913-981-1019
Amanda.Sisney@jacksonlewis.com

Biography

Amanda E. Sisney is an Associate in the Overland Park, Kansas, office of Jackson Lewis P.C. She specializes in representing businesses in handling all phases of employment disputes, and has extensive e-discovery experience.

Ms. Sisney has assisted with trials, represented clients in arbitration and in court, and drafted appellate briefs, summary judgment motions, motions to dismiss, trial court briefs, and discovery pleadings.

Ms. Sisney has experience providing advice and counsel to corporate clients regarding employment matters from comprehensive handbook audits to day-to-day guidance, including employment contracts, wage and hour classifications, accommodation issues, and internal investigations.

While attending law school, Ms. Sisney served as a staff editor and as the Footnote and Format Editor of the Kansas Journal of Law & Public Policy. She also completed an internship with the Honorable K. Gary Sebelius, Magistrate Judge for the U.S. District Court for the District of Kansas.

Honors and Recognitions

  • Missouri Lawyers Weekly, Up & Coming Award (2018)

Pro Bono and Community Involvement

  • Latina Giving Circle of Greater Kansas City, Steering Committee Member
  • Midwest Innocence Project, Pro Bono Attorney

Professional Associations and Activities

  • Hispanic Bar Association of Greater Kansas City, President
  • Hispanic National Bar Association, Member
  • Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association

See AllAmanda E. Sisney in the News

January 9, 2019
Kansas City Business Journal

Karen Glickstein Discusses Joining Jackson Lewis in Kansas City Region

January 9, 2019

Karen Glickstein discusses recently joining Jackson Lewis' Overland Park office in "Jackson Lewis lands veteran litigator from Polsinelli," published by the Kansas City Business Journal. Subscription may be required to view article Read More

January 3, 2019
Jackson Lewis

Jackson Lewis Adds Depth to Litigation Team with Karen R. Glickstein in Kansas City Region

January 3, 2019

OVERLAND PARK, KS (January 3, 2019) Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country’s preeminent workplace law firms, is pleased to announce Karen R. Glickstein has joined the firm’s Overland Park office as a Principal. Ms. Glickstein joins the firm from Polsinelli PC, where she was a Shareholder. She has more than 25 years of experience in the... Read More

October 23, 2018
Missouri Lawyers Weekly

Amanda Sisney is Spotlighted as an "Up & Coming" Honoree

October 23, 2018

Amanda Sisney is spotlighted as an "Up & Coming" Honoree in Missouri Lawyers Weekly. Subscription may be required to view article Read More