Faculty Profiles

Amanda Garcia

Amanda Garcia

Visiting Professor of Law
B.A., Stanford University; J.D., New York University School of Law 

Phone:  (615) 460-8283

E-mail:  amanda.garcia@belmont.edu

Amanda Garcia graduated with distinction from Stanford University and magna cum laude from New York University School of Law. At NYU, Professor Garcia was elected to Order of the Coif and served as Colloquium Editor on the NYU Environmental Law Journal. She clerked for the Honorable Alicemarie H. Stotler of the United States District Court for the Central District of California.

After clerking, Professor Garcia joined Shute, Mihaly & Weinberger LLP, a boutique law firm in San Francisco that specializes in public law, where her practice focused on litigating issues related to federal jurisdiction. Before coming to Belmont University College of Law, Professor Garcia served as managing attorney at San Francisco Baykeeper, where she developed and managed a litigation docket in federal court.

Professor Garcia is a member of the California Bar and is admitted to practice in the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and the Northern and Central Districts of California. At Belmont, Professor Garcia teaches Federal Courts, Conflict of Laws and Criminal Law.