Amanda Russo is an associate in the firm’s Litigation Department. Ms. Russo joined Goodwin in 2015.
Ms. Russo’s practice focuses on both complex civil litigation and regulatory compliance advice for consumer products companies. She represents clients in products liability and mass torts cases, consolidated actions, multidistrict litigation, and individual cases in state and federal court. She has experience working on matters involving a variety of different products, including those in the food, dietary supplement, pharmaceuticals and cosmetics industries.
Ms. Russo also advises food, supplement, cosmetics and other consumer product clients on risk management and federal and state regulatory compliance matters, including the implementation of product recalls. In addition to her litigation and regulatory experience, she has experience in the transactional context, in which she conducts diligence and advises clients on deals in various consumer products industries.
Ms. Russo maintains a diverse and active pro bono practice, which includes representing a client in a Ninth Circuit appeal involving a Fourth Amendment challenge and representing a client pursuing a discrimination in housing claim in federal district court.