Shauna Amon

Associate

Tel: (619) 525-1311

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At a Glance

Shauna was a summer law clerk at the Chula Vista City Attorney’s Office.
 
She also worked at the U.S. Attorney’s Office in the Civil Division and externed for a U.S. Magistrate Judge for Southern District of California.
 
Shauna spent a semester abroad studying at Oxford University.
 

Shauna Amon is a member of Best Best & Krieger LLP’s Labor & Employment and Municipal Law practice groups in the firm’s San Diego office.
 
Shauna was a summer law clerk at the Chula Vista City Attorney’s Office, where she worked on several municipal law and litigation matters. During law school, Shauna also worked at the United States Attorney’s Office in the Civil Division and externed for U.S. Magistrate Judge for Southern District of California Ruben B. Brooks. As part of the externship, Shauna assisted in drafting report and recommendation motions on issues concerning habeas corpus petitions, §1983 lawsuits and Social Security appeals. While a summer associate at BB&K, Shauna conducted research and wrote memorandums concerning municipal law, labor and employment law and business issues.
 
Shauna earned her bachelor’s degree in communication studies with a minor in gender studies at the University San Diego. During her undergraduate studies, Shauna spent a semester abroad studying at Oxford University. Shauna received her law degree from the University of San Diego School of Law, where she graduated summa cum laude. Upon graduation, Shauna was inducted into the Order of the Coif. During law school, she received a CALI Excellence for the Future Award for earning the highest grade in her Sex Equality class.
 
Shauna grew up in Southern California, where she now lives with her husband, Paul, and Goldendoodle, Don Juan. She is licensed to practice law in the State of California.

Education

  • University of San Diego School of Law, J.D. summa cum laude, Order of the Coif
  • University of San Diego, B.A., communications