Amy A. Stathos is Deputy General Counsel for ICANN. She joined ICANN in May 2006. Amy is responsible for all ICANN-related litigation, accountability mechanisms and other alternative dispute resolution mechanisms. Amy also spends a significant portion of her time supporting the ICANN Board of Directors and, in particular, the Board Committees, both as a lead support for some committees and legal support for others. Amy also provides advice to many of the ICANN internal functions and the Executive Committee.
Prior to joining ICANN, Amy practiced for many years at Jones Day where she handled complex business and class action litigation with a strong emphasis on antitrust and unfair competition matters.
Amy holds a B.A. in Communications Studies from UCLA, and received her J.D., cum laude, from Southwestern University School of Law and her California Bar membership in 1993. She is admitted to practice law in the State of California, all four Federal District Courts in California, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, and the United States Supreme Court.