Raised and educated in Fort Worth, Texas, Attorney Amy Witherite became a notable scholarship athlete for a top 10 women’s swimming program early in her college career. She went on to receive her law degree from Texas Tech School of Law and subsequently began working for one of the oldest and largest law firms in the state of Texas in 1993. Two years later, Amy relocated her practice to an insurance defense law firm, acquiring knowledge of the strategies and procedures used in defense of insurance companies, which she later began to utilize to defend her injured Texas clients.
In 2001, Amy co-founded the law firm of Eberstein Witherite, LLP, along with Brian A. Eberstein. In 2015, Amy became the sole owner. The firm, now known as Witherite Law Group, is one of the largest female-owned law firms in the country with offices in Dallas, Fort Worth and Atlanta, GA. The firm focuses on helping innocent accident victims obtain the compensation they deserve for injuries and losses sustained as the result of another party's negligence or wrong doing.
Certified in personal injury trial law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, she has been named by Texas Super Lawyers as one of the 50 Best Women Lawyers in Texas. Since inception of the annual Texas Super Lawyer award by Texas Monthly Magazine in 2003, Amy has been repeatedly selected by her peers.
Amy is a member of the Dallas Trial Lawyers Association, and a former Chair of the Texas Trial Lawyers Association Board of Advocates. She is also a fellowship member of and is on the Board of Directors of the Texas Trial Lawyers Association.