Amanda Whorton

Lecturer of Law
Contact Information
Cornell Law School
241 Hughes Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853-4901

Phone: (607) 255-3504

Amanda Gallagher
Cornell Law School
249 Hughes Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853-4901

Professional Biography

Amanda teaches LL.M. students Principles of American Legal Writing and Professional Responsibility.

After graduating cum laude from Wake Forest University School of Law, Amanda practiced intellectual property, entertainment, and media law at a prominent North Carolina law firm.  Among her clients were musicians, television and radio stations, artists, and filmmakers.  Amanda then clerked for the Honorable Gregory P. McGuire on the North Carolina Business Court.  She is currently licensed to practice in North Carolina.

Prior to her legal career, Amanda was a television producer for two different PBS stations in Florida.  


B.S., Southeastern University, 2010
J.D., Wake Forest University School of Law, 2017