November 05, 2020
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Mitchell, Williams, Selig, Gates & Woodyard, P.L.L.C. Attorney Amanda Orcutt has accepted membership to the International Association of Defense Counsel (IADC), an invitation-only organization of corporate and insurance defense attorneys and insurance executives. As a member of IADC, Orcutt will be connected to world leaders in employment and education defense to develop professional skills and serve the civil justice system and legal profession.
Orcutt concentrates her practice on representing employers in all matters of employment law, both as an adviser and an advocate. She represents businesses in lawsuits brought in state and federal courts and before administrative agencies in a wide range of employment disputes. Orcutt assists businesses with internal investigations involving employment issues and counsels clients on compliance with state and federal law, accommodation of disabilities, and development of employment policies. Orcutt has extensive experience representing employers in industries with a strong union presence and has routinely arbitrated disputes under collective bargaining agreements and litigated matters in front of the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB). In addition, she has comprehensive experience representing educational institutions in a variety of education matters, including state and federal court litigation, Title IX investigations, investigations by the federal government and student misconduct matters.
Orcutt earned her Juris Doctor from Syracuse University College of Law and was valedictorian. She also received her Bachelor of Arts from Syracuse. She is a member of the Pulaski County Bar Association and the Arkansas Bar Association. She is a former member of the Boston Bar Association Public Interest Leadership Program.
About International Association of Defense Counsel (IADC)
The International Association of Defense Counsel (IADC) has been serving a distinguished membership of corporate and insurance defense attorneys and insurance executives since 1920. Its activities benefit the approximately 2,500 invitation-only, peer-reviewed members and their clients, as well as the civil justice system and the legal profession.
About Mitchell Williams
Mitchell, Williams, Selig, Gates & Woodyard, P.L.L.C. is a full-service corporate law firm that provides strategic, comprehensive legal services to help clients achieve their goals. Established in 1954, the firm has offices in Little Rock, Rogers and Jonesboro, Arkansas and Austin, Texas. For more information, visit MitchellWilliamsLaw.com.