Amy V. Bianchini is an associate in Ogletree Deakins’ San Diego office. She represents employers on a wide range of employment issues including discrimination, wrongful termination, harassment, misclassification, and wage and hour violations. Ms. Bianchini also represents colleges, universities, associations, conference commissioners, coaches, and individuals in employment related issues and investigations into allegations of sexual harassment, discrimination, and other legal matters.
Ms. Bianchini attended the University of California, San Diego, where she was squad captain of the women’s epee fencing team, Southern California Intercollegiate Fencing Conference champion for the 2010-2011 season, and earned a silver medal at the 2010 U.S. National Championships in Division II.
Ms. Bianchini earned her law degree from Washington and Lee University School of Law in 2014. While in law school, she was a student attorney with W&L School of Law’s nationally-recognized Black Lung Legal Clinic, where she successfully represented a client before an Administrative Law Judge. Her work resulted in the client receiving federal black lung benefits.
Prior to joining Ogletree, Ms. Bianchini was an associate at a California based law firm. She served as a judicial extern to the Hon. John A. Houston of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California. She also served as a law clerk to the U.S. Attorney’s office for the Southern District of California.