Attorney Amanda L. Hass received an undergraduate degree from N.Y.U. and graduated magna cum laude from Loyola University of New Orleans College of Law. While at Loyola Law School, Ms. Hass participated in the Workplace Justice Clinic, earned a Certificate in Social Justice, and was given a Public Service Award from the Gillis Long Poverty Law Center. She was also a member of the Loyola Law Review.
Ms. Hass authored a report with Professor Luz M. Molina, Jack Nelson Distinguished Professor of Law at Loyola Law School, entitled Understanding the Unmet Civil Legal Needs of Low-Income Individuals in Louisiana 2018 published by the Louisiana State Bar Association. This report was the first formal study to measure the civil legal needs of low-income Louisiana residents.
Ms. Hass worked as a plaintiffs attorney in Gretna before joining the Law Office of William Most and practiced in the areas of criminal defense, family law, torts, workplace issues, and housing law for primarily low-income clients.
She has worked with the Advocacy Center, Workplace Justice Center, Sierra Club, Energy Action Coalition, and the Environment and Natural Resources Division of the Department of Justice.
State of Louisiana
United States District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana