Meet Amanda B. Peterson

Amanda B. Peterson


Amanda is an associate at Koeller Nebeker Carlson Haluck, LLP in the Irvine office.  Since joining the firm, she has primarily represented the County of Orange, including the various departments and agencies within the County as well as County employees.  Amanda has experience in a wide variety of cases, including civil rights, personal injury and employment cases.

She believes in bringing attention to detail, hard work, and is dedicated to achieving the most desirable outcomes during each stage of litigation.

Amanda grew up in Huntington Beach, California.  She attended the University of California, Los Angeles where she earned her B.A. in Political Science, with an emphasis in International Relations and a minor in Global Studies.  She then continued her education at Chapman University School of Law, where she graduated cum laude ranked ninth in her class.  While studying at Chapman, Amanda was a member of law review, serving as both a Staff Editor and an Articles Editor.  She was also an Academic Fellow for Criminal Law and Torts Law, teaching a supplementary class for first year law school students.

Outside of work, Amanda enjoys being outdoors, including surfing in the summer, skiing in the winter and golfing year-round in the beautiful Orange County weather.

  • Government Tort Liability
  • Employment & Workers' Compensation Law

  • American Bar Association
  • Orange County Bar Association
  • Orange County Women Lawyers Association

(949) 864-3400
  • University of California, Los Angeles, 2015 – B.A. Political Science, emphasis in International Relations, minor Global Studies
  • Chapman University School of Law, 2020 – J.D.
States Licensed to Practice
  • State Bar of California, 2021
  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California