Amanda Farley

Partner / Houston

P: 713.588.0446

Amanda Farley is partner in our Houston office. A litigation attorney with over 15 years of experience, she focuses her practice on admiralty law, maritime personal injury, Jones Act, Longshore & Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act, and civil defense litigation including wrongful death, general liability, and insurance claims.

While receiving her law degree, Amanda participated as an advocate in the trial program, traveling across the country to compete in mock trials. She was named to the Order of the Barristers, a national honor society for courtroom advocates. Upon graduation, she joined her alma mater as an adjunct professor teaching trial techniques to law students. Today, she continues to implement her courtroom experience and trial strategies in representing her clients and guiding them through each stage of the legal process.

Amanda is a member of the Houston Bar Association and the Houston Mariners Club.

Practice Areas

Practice Areas

  • Admiralty and Maritime
  • Defense Base Act
  • Federal Workers’ Compensation
  • Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation


  • J.D., South Texas College of Law, 2007
  • B.A., Texas A&M University, 2004

Court Admissions

  • State Bar of Texas
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas

Published Works

  • Co-author, “Navigating the differences in determining Jones Act and Longshore status for defending claims in maritime litigation,” published for Kennedys (January 2023)

Professional Memberships

  • Houston Bar Association
  • Houston Mariners Club