Amanda “Mandy” Schermer is an associate at Schiff Hardin, and her practice concentrates on construction matters. She has represented clients in federal and state court regarding various civil litigation matters.
What do you find the most interesting about your practice?
The fast-pace of dealing with the client’s legal, commercial, regulatory, and construction issues on the construction site of a coal-fired power plant.
What makes a good lawyer?
Natural curiosity and an interest in life-long learning.
What is the biggest legal news right now, and what is its impact?
The selection of a U.S. Supreme Court nominee to replace Justice Stevens, which will impact the court’s decisions for many years to come.