Amelia I.P. Frenkel

Amelia Frenkel is an Associate at Wilkinson Walsh + Eskovitz. She has represented clients in product liability, antitrust, qui tam, patent, securities, and other complex civil litigation matters, as well as in white collar criminal litigation. Amelia is experienced in all aspects of expert development and has cross-examined fact and expert witnesses in federal court. She has also briefed matters in federal and state appellate courts and assisted clients in seeking and opposing petitions for writs of certiorari from the Supreme Court.

Amelia is committed to pro bono service. As an appointed amicus, Amelia briefed, argued, and won a precedential Title VII employment decision against the U.S. Department of State in the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals. Most recently, Amelia has represented plaintiffs in a class action lawsuit against the Missouri Department of Corrections and its private medical provider. Amelia has also represented pro bono clients in civil protection and landlord-tenant matters.

Before joining the firm, Amelia practiced at Kellogg, Hansen, Todd, Figel & Frederick, P.L.L.C.

Publications

  • Interstate Water Rights: Take No Drop for Granted, 40 Harvard Environmental Law Review 253 (2016)
  • Defining Recess Appointments Clause “Vacancies”, 88 New York University Law Review 729 (2013)

Clerkship

  • Judge Douglas H. Ginsburg, U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit (2015-16)

Education

  • Undergraduate: Georgetown University, B.A., cum laude (2008)
  • Law: New York University School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude (2014)
    Senior Articles Editor, New York University Law Review