Amanda Combs focuses her practice on labor and employment law matters. She regularly defends employers of all sizes against a wide variety of employment disputes involving discrimination, harassment, and retaliation in federal and state courts and in arbitration. Amanda has handled administrative proceedings before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and the Kentucky Commission on Human Rights. She also has experience with wage and hour litigation, preparing appellate briefs, and conducting workplace investigations. 

Prior to joining Littler, Amanda practiced with an insurance defense firm where she represented individuals and companies throughout Kentucky. In that role, she gained invaluable experience in all stages of civil litigation, including handling discovery, taking and defending depositions, preparing and arguing dispositive motions, and assisting with jury trials. While in law school, Amanda was a member of the Moot Court Board and the National Moot Court Team.

Professional & Community Affiliations


Kentucky Bar Association


Fayette County Bar Association


American Bar Association


National Association of Women Lawyers


Named, ELEVATE Kentucky Participant

Leadership Kentucky


News, Analysis & Press

Speaking Engagements

Kentucky Wage & Hour Update Seminar

Roundtable Q&A Session, Kentucky Chamber of Commerce

March 22, 2023

Dispute Resolution & Strategy Hot Topics

Kentucky ACC CLE

October 20, 2022

When Every Day is “Blursday”- Wage & Hour Compliance for a Remote Workforce

Kentucky SHRM Conference

August 31, 2022


  • J.D., University of Kentucky College of Law, 2018
  • B.A., University of Kentucky, 2012

Bar Admission



  • Kentucky Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 6th Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Kentucky
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Kentucky