Attorneys & Staff

Amanda J. Welder
Amanda J. Welder is an associate attorney with Larson Latham Huettl LLP. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of North Dakota School of Law in 2013. While in law school, Amanda was the Outside Articles Editor of the North Dakota Law Review, a teaching assistant for trial advocacy and legal writing classes, and a member of the 2012 Trial Team. Amanda’s article on products liability, entitled Conflict Preemption: Rewriting the Test for Impossibility: The United States Supreme Court Removes the Protection of the Law for Generic Drug Recipients, was published in Volume 87 of the North Dakota Law Review. She was also elected to the Order of the Barristers, a national honor society recognizing excellence in written and oral advocacy.

Prior to joining LLH, Amanda gained valuable insight into the inner workings of the judiciary while serving as a judicial law clerk for the eight judges of the South Central Judicial District in Bismarck. Amanda’s considerable experience in assisting the judges in various aspects of the decision-making process enables Amanda to counsel her clients from this unique perspective of the judiciary. In law school, Amanda represented clients as a student attorney at the Grand Forks Public Defender Office and also clerked for another Grand Forks firm specializing in personal injury, medical malpractice, and social security disability representation. Amanda also has experience working in a social services setting with children and for the South Dakota Board of Pardons and Parole.

Amanda grew up in Fargo, ND, and studied communication studies and theater at South Dakota State University.