Amanda K. Blaising, Associate


Amanda Blaising is a member of the firm's Tax-Exempt Organizations and Trusts and Estates Practice Groups. She represents and advises not-for-profit organizations and individuals on a variety of legal and tax matters.

Legal Services

Education and Honors

  • Loyola University Chicago School of Law (J.D., magna cum laude, 2011)
    • Certification in Tax Law  
    • Loyola Law Journal (Executive Editor of Special Symposium Issue)
    • CALI Award for highest grade in Estate Planning, 2011. CALI Award for highest grade in Law and Poverty, 2010. CALI Award for highest grade in Property, 2008
    • Dean's List
  • Indiana University (B.S., 2006)
    • Major: Biology
    • Minors: Chemistry, Psychology, Social Science, and Medicine

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois

Professional and Civic Activities

  • American Bar Association (Member)
  • Illinois State Bar Association (Member)
  • Chicago Bar Association (Federal Tax Committee, Exempt Organizations Division; Estate Planning Committee)
  • Wills for Heroes (Volunteer)
  • Ladder Up (Volunteer)

Professional Recognition

  • Judicial Extern for the Hon. Judge Ronald Guzman, Northern District of Illinois, Summer 2010