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Amanda M.H. Wolfman



Northwestern University School of Law, J.D.
  • cum laude
  • Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology, Editor
University of Wisconsin-Madison, M.S.
  • Social Work
University of Wisconsin–Madison, B.S.W.
  • Social Work

Prior Employment

  • Novack and Macey LLP, Associate, 2013-2016
  • Jones Day, Associate, 2010-2013

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Amanda Wolfman is a partner in the Complex Commercial Litigation Practice Group. She focuses her practice on solving her clients' legal and business problems, whether through litigation or settlement or another creative solution. She represents plaintiffs and defendants in a broad range of complex commercial matters before state and federal courts and arbitral tribunals. In particular, Amanda is experienced in real estate disputes and professional liability litigation. She handles cases throughout the various stages of litigation, from pre-litigation counseling and settlement through appeals. 

  • Represents public and privately held companies and their officers, directors, and members in actions alleging breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, and fraud
  • Defends large law firms and their attorneys in alleged malpractice actions
  • Advocates for real estate developers and restaurant owners in contract and property disputes


  • Illinois Super Lawyers, Recognized as a Rising Star, 2016-2019
  • Emerging Lawyers Magazine Illinois, 2019

    • Recognized as up-and-coming lawyer in practice area of Commercial Litigation