Amy Impellizzeri

Amy Impellizzeri is a reformed corporate litigator, former start-up executive, award-winning author of fiction and non-fiction, and the 2019 recipient of Ms. JD’s “Road Less Traveled Award.” Her most recent novel, WHY WE LIE (Wyatt-MacKenzie 2019) takes on the #metoo movement, the role of media in contemporary politics, and actually predicted the recent college admissions scandal before it even happened. Read Early Praise here. Amy is also the author of the non-fiction book, Lawyer Interrupted (ABA Publishing 2015), (featured by ABC27, Above the Law and more), and numerous essays and articles that have appeared in online and print journals including: Writer’s Digest, The Huffington Post, ABA Law Practice Today, Grown & Flown, and more. She is a member of the Tall Poppy Writers, a past President of the Women’s Fiction Writer’s Association, a 2018 Writer-In-Residence at, and a frequently invited speaker at legal conferences and writing workshops across the country.

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