Amanda Seals Bersinger

Adjunct Professor of Law

BARSC, University of South Carolina
J.D., University of Georgia

Courses: 

Sexual Orientation and Gender Law

Biographical Information: 

Amanda Seals Bersinger is an associate at Bondurant Mixson & Elmore, where she represents plaintiffs and defendants in complex trial and appellate litigation. A significant part of her practice includes tort cases at both the trial and appellate levels including the representation of investors in securities action arising from the largest data breach in American history. Previously, she clerked for Senior Judge Joel F. Dubina of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit and Chief Judge W. Keith Watkins of the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Alabama. Her pro bono portfolio includes work for Georgia inmates and members of the LGBTQ community of Georgia.

Bersinger earned her bachelor’s degree summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa from the University of South Carolina and her Juris Doctor from UGA, where she served as executive articles editor of the Georgia Law Review and was inducted into the Order of the Coif. In 2017, she received the School of Law’s inaugural Young Alumni/Alumnae of Excellence Award.

Bersinger’s professional activities include being part of the LEAD Atlanta Class of 2017 and the 2018 State Bar of Georgia Leadership Academy.