Amy Walker Wagner

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AWagner@stonemagnalaw.com
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100 Connell Dr, Suite 2200
Berkeley Heights, New Jersey 07922

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Amy Walker Wagner’s main practice areas are False Claims Act, complex commercial and intellectual property litigation. Prior to joining Stone & Magnanini, Ms. Wagner was associated with Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP where she was actively engaged in representing whistleblowers in multiple False Claims Act litigations; successfully representing a global insurance firm in a Multi-District Litigation and before the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals; pursuing RICO claims against numerous criminal defendants in a complex, multi-year fraud action on behalf of a mortgage lender; and defending a multinational corporation against securities fraud claims brought by a state pension plan. In addition, Ms. Wagner has assisted in the counseling of clients on complex matters dealing with contractual, employment, constitutional, legislative, and white-collar criminal issues.

Ms. Wagner served as a law clerk to the Honorable Jack M. Sabatino of the Superior Court of New Jersey (2002 – 2003) and as a law clerk to the Honorable José L. Linares of the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey (2004 – 2006).

Recently Ms. Wagner was selected for inclusion in New Jersey’s 2012 Top Rated Lawyers® Guide for Commercial Litigation, Government Law, and Intellectual Property Law.

Selected Publications

A. W. Wagner, “Maintaining Competence in Your Legal Practice in the Face of Technological Advancement,” The Bencher (American Inns of Court) (Nov./Dec. 2015).

R. Hedges and A. W. Wagner, “Competence With Electronically Stored Information: What Does It Mean In the Context of Litigation and How Can Attorneys Achieve It?,” Privacy & Security Law Report, 14 PVLR 1311 (Bloomberg BNA) (July 20, 2015).

R. Hedges and A. W. Wagner, “Competence With Electronically Stored Information: What Does It Mean In the Context of Litigation and How Can Attorneys Achieve It?”, Digital Discovery & e-Evidence,” 15 DDEE 134 (Bloomberg BNA) (Apr. 2, 2015).

Case Comment, The South Carolina Supreme Court Declares, Even With No Remaining Economically Viable Use, You Snooze on Your Investment-Backed Expectations and You Lose Your Just Compensation, 32 Rutgers L.J. 1446 (2001).

Speaking Engagements

“Recent Developments in New Jersey Law: 2016: Intersection of Technology, Social Media and Ethics for All Attorneys,” New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education Live CLE (July 28, 2016).

“Electronically Stored Information & Competence in 2016: What Must an Attorney Know That She Doesn’t Know and How Does She Learn It?,” Bloomberg BNA Live CLE Webinar (July 20, 2016).

“Government Investigations 2016: Handling Corporate Investigations Resulting from a Breach of Electronic Information and Parallel Proceedings,” Practising Law Institute Live CLE (March 21, 2016).

“Ethics & Electronically Stored Information (ESI): Understanding the ‘Do’s’ & Do Not’s’,” New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education Live CLE (December 1, 2015).

“The Ethical Implications of Electronically Stored Information,” American Law Institute Continuing Legal Education Live and Video Webcast CLE (November 10, 2015).

“Electronically Stored Information and Competence: What An Attorney Must Know and How to Learn It,” Bloomberg BNA CLE Live Audio Webcast (May 27, 2015).

“E-Discovery Primer? How to Gather and Use Electronically Stored Information (ESI),” New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education Live CLE (March 24, 2015 and April 21, 2015).

“Ethical Issues Involving Electronically Stored Info,” New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education Live CLE (December 15, 2014).

“Ethics of ESI,” National Business Institute Live CLE Audio Webinar (December 11, 2014).

“Mastering Whistleblower, Qui Tam, & SLAPP Law,” Rossdale CLE Live Teleconference (November 12, 2014).

“Whistleblower Litigation Update: Strategies, Best Practices, and Hot-Button Issues,” ALI-CLE Telephone Seminar/Audio Webcast (October 31, 2014).

“Ethics & Electronically Stored Information (ESI),” New Jersey Institute of Continuing Education Seminar (May 29, 2014).

“The Ethical Implications of Electronically Stored Information,” ALI-CLE Video Webcast (April 8, 2014).

“Whistle Blower, Congressional Testimony and the FDA,” Mass Torts Judicial Forum with Hon. Marina Corodemus (Ret.), HB Litigation Conferences, Philadelphia, PA (June 27, 2011).

*AV Preeminent and BV Distinguished are certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell® certification procedures, standards and policies. See www.martindale.com/ratings.

Education

J.D., Rutgers University School of Law - Camden, 2002
Constitutional Law Editor, Rutgers Law Journal; Teaching Assistant; Pro Bono Award

B.A., Loyola University - New Orleans, , 1992
Political Science

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice

New Jersey and New York
United States Supreme Court
United States Courts of Appeals: Third Circuit and Fifth Circuit
United States District Courts: District of New Jersey, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York

Clerkships

Hon. José L. Linares, United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, 2004-2006

Hon. Jack M. Sabatino, Superior Court of New Jersey, 2002-2003

Selected Professional Awards and Associations

  • Association of the Federal Bar of New Jersey (Trustee)
  • American Bar Association
  • Historical Society of the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey
  • Taxpayers Against Fraud (TAF)
  • John C. Lifland American Inn of Court – Barrister