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Amy Upshaw is a partner in the Washington, D.C. office of King & Spalding and a member of the firm’s Appellate, Constitutional, and Administrative Law practice group. Amy’s practice focuses on appeals, dispositive motions, and strategic counseling for businesses facing complex litigation.

Amy has served as a law clerk to Justice Clarence Thomas of the United States Supreme Court and to the Honorable Diane S. Sykes of the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit.  

Amy graduated with Honors from the University of Chicago Law School, where she served as Comments Editor for The University of Chicago Law Review.

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Credentials

J.D., University of Chicago Law School, with honors

B.A., University of South Carolina

District of Columbia

Supreme Court of the United States

Texas

U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit

U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia

Law Clerk, Justice Clarence Thomas, Supreme Court of the United States

Law Clerk, The Honorable Diane S. Sykes, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit

Spanish

News

In the News · Source: Daily Report, Commercial Dispute Resolution, Le Monde du Droit, CFNEWS, Texas Lawyer and The Deal

December 6, 2023
K&S elects 28 new partners and promotes 14 counsel across 14 cities

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In the News · Source: Daily Report, Commercial Dispute Resolution, Le Monde du Droit, CFNEWS, Texas Lawyer and The Deal

December 6, 2023
K&S elects 28 new partners and promotes 14 counsel across 14 cities

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Insights

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News

In the News · Source: Daily Report, Commercial Dispute Resolution, Le Monde du Droit, CFNEWS, Texas Lawyer and The Deal

December 6, 2023
K&S elects 28 new partners and promotes 14 counsel across 14 cities

View all

Credentials

J.D., University of Chicago Law School, with honors

B.A., University of South Carolina

District of Columbia

Supreme Court of the United States

Texas

U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit

U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia

Law Clerk, Justice Clarence Thomas, Supreme Court of the United States

Law Clerk, The Honorable Diane S. Sykes, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit

Spanish