Following a remarkably accomplished academic career, Amanda Hires applied her record of success to servicing good people facing difficult situations. She served as a volunteer at the New Orleans Public Defender’s Office and worked intensively with prosecutors and defense attorneys while under the guidance of Judge Sheila Moss at the Lake County Superior Court.
She’s established herself as a loyal and effective voice for her clients. Recognized among her colleagues, she serves as a judge pro tem for Lake County Superior Court.
She is a public defender in Lake Superior Court Division I and regularly serves as a judge protempore in Lake County Superior Felony Courts.
Her commitment to the underserved extends to our country’s veterans. As a former volunteer at the Porter County Veterans Court, she provided legal services and facilitated rehabilitation for veterans from Indiana.