Attorney Amanda M. King joined Syprett, Meshad, Resnick& Lieb in 2010. Amanda exclusively practices in marital and family law including divorce, paternity, custody, child support, alimony, injunctions and domestic violence. She is committed to working with her clients to create the right approach and strategy for each individual case. Her practice includes litigation, uncontested divorce and parenting plan agreements, mediation, and collaborative family law.
Amanda has been involved in variety of community and legal organizations. She is serving her second term as Chair of the Family Law Section of the Sarasota County Bar Association, and is a frequent speaker on family law matters in the community. She spent five years on the Board of Directors of the Sarasota County Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Division, where she served as Treasurer and Social Chair. She also received the Outstanding Service by a Young Lawyer Award from Legal Aid of Manasota.
As the proud owner of two rescue dogs and three rescue cats, Amanda is a longtime supporter of animal rescue organizations, including Nate’s Honor Rescue and Sarasota Humane Society. She is also active with the Sarasota County Gator Club.
Amanda earned her Juris Doctorate in 2007 from Tulane University School of Law in Louisiana. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Psychology and a Bachelor of Arts in Religion, both from the University of Florida.
Amanda is admitted to practice law in Florida, as well as California, where she worked previously as a Deputy Public Defender.
Ms. King is a longtime resident of Sarasota County and is a graduate of Venice High School.