Amber L. Whipkey

Amber L. Whipkey

Senior Staff Attorney

Amber Whipkey is a senior staff attorney in the firm's WilmerHale Discovery Solutions department, focused on substantive and strategic areas of discovery for Litigation/Controversy matters. She joined the firm in 2011.

Ms. Whipkey focuses her practice on issues of e-discovery. Specifically, she works with other attorneys, litigation support coordinators, and paralegals in order to provide efficient and cost effective discovery in litigations and investigations. Staff attorneys on these teams manage matters to create smarter document review processes through strategic and tactical work from preservation to collection and through review and production. In this role they utilize the firm's internal review software as well as e-discovery vendors' review and analytical tools.

Ms. Whipkey has extensive experience with document review related to antitrust litigation, corporate securities, patent prosecution and mergers and acquisitions. In addition, she has significant experience with complex privilege review. Prior to joining WilmerHale, Ms. Whipkey's experience includes her positions of economics assistant for the Bureau of Labor Statistics in the Department of Labor and associate counsel at Mendes & Mount LLP in New York City.

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  • Education

    • JD, Fordham University School of Law, 2001

    • BA, International Affairs: International Economics, The George Washington University, 1996

  • Admissions

    • District of Columbia

    • New York