Amanda L. Thatcher

Amanda L. Thatcher

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201 East Washington Street
Suite 1200
Phoenix, AZ 85004

As a member of Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP’s business transactions and tax practice groups, Amanda Thatcher represents clients in a variety of business and personal planning matters. She draws on her business background to advise corporate clients in a variety of matters, including entity formation, financing, governance, mergers and acquisitions, and succession planning.

In her estate planning practice, Amanda helps her individual clients with their estate and tax planning needs, including identifying which strategies and legal instruments are best-suited to each client’s individual needs and anticipated life situations. Having clerked for the Arizona Court of Appeals and litigated for a number of years, she brings a unique perspective to help her clients plan for the unexpected.   



  • Best Lawyers in America - "Ones to Watch" - Tax Law, 2021
  • Southwest Super Lawyers Rising Star - Business/Corporate, 2020
  • Second Judicial District Pro Bono Committee - Student Liaison
  • New Mexico Law Review - Manuscript Editor
  • New Mexico Court of Appeals - Extern for Honorable Jonathan B. Sutin
  • Honors in Clinical Law Award, 2013
  • Corporate and Business Law Excellence Award, 2013

Other Info


J.D., magna cum laude, Order of the Coif, University of New Mexico School of Law, 2013
M.B.A., University of New Mexico, 2013
B.A., magna cum laude, California State University, Fullerton, 2010

Bar Admissions

Arizona, 2013
Colorado, 2015
New Mexico, 2016

Court Admissions

U.S. Court of Appeals, for the Ninth Circuit
U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona
U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado


Arizona Court of Appeals