J.D., West Virginia University College of Law (2023)
- Order of the Barristers
- National Moot Court Team
B.A., Political Science, Marshall University (2019)
- Judith A. Herndon fellow—West Virginia House of Delegates
- Commissioners Office Intern—West Virginia Division of Corrections and Rehabilitation
- Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia
- U.S. District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia
Kendra M. Amick
Kendra Amick is an associate attorney in the firm’s Charleston, West Virginia office. She is a member of the firm’s Litigation and Government Relations teams.
During her two summer clerkships with Bowles Rice, Kendra gained experience researching and writing memorandums of law, writing motions, answering discovery requests, and assisting attorneys across multiple offices and practice groups.
In 2022, Kendra served as an extern to the Honorable Michael J. Aloi, United States Magistrate Judge for the United States District Court for the Northern District of West Virginia, where she drafted bench memorandums, plea hearing scripts, reports and recommendations, and worked with participants of the Drug Court Program.
Additionally, Kendra has experience in bill drafting, resolution drafting, policy analysis, bill tracking, researching code, and drafting bills and amendments from her time as both a legislative assistant and intern with the West Virginia House of Delegates.
Kendra earned her law degree from the West Virginia University College of Law, where she served on many student organizations, including Vice Chief Justice of the Moot Court Board, Student Defense Trial Counsel, and Leadership Council for Legal Diversity. Kendra also served as a writing tutor for the College of Law Writing Center. She was also the recipient of the Energy and Mineral Law Foundation (EMLF) Mary Sue Schulberg Scholarship. Kendra earned her bachelor’s degree in political science from Marshall University, where she graduated summa cum laude.
Recipient of CALI Awards (recognition for achieving the highest grade in a particular subject) at the West Virginia University School of Law:
- Water Law
- Civil Procedure 2
- Bill Drafting & Legislative Process
- Interviewing, Counseling, and Negotiations