Amanda K. Quick

Amanda K. Quick is Of Counsel in the firm’s Lending and Finance practice group. Amanda’s practice focuses primarily on representing financial institutions in lending and commercial transactions matters; as well as bankruptcy, creditor’s rights and litigation. She has extensive experience in commercial litigation matters including business and individual bankruptcy, mortgage foreclosures, commercial transactions and post-judgment collections.

Prior to joining Lewis Kappes, Amanda was a Deputy Attorney General in the Asset Recovery & Bankruptcy Litigation Section of the Office of the Indiana Attorney General. In her prior role, Amanda represented the State of Indiana, as well as its agencies and departments, in commercial litigation matters in the State and across the country.

Amanda is an experienced legal writer having published numerous articles in Res Gestae and is a regular presenter at seminars. She holds a B.S. from Butler University and a J.D. from Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law.

Bar Admissions

State – Indiana
Federal – Southern District of Indiana
Federal – Northern District of Indiana
Federal – Northern District of Illinois
Federal – District of Colorado
Federal – Eastern District of Michigan


Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, J.D., 2009
Butler University, B.S., 2005

Affiliations & Community Involvement

Indianapolis Bar Association, Member
Indiana State Bar Association, Member
American Bankruptcy Institute, Member
U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Indiana’s Pro Bono Panel

Speeches & Publications

"Covid-19 & Bankruptcy Filings," Res Gestae, Vol. 65, No. 5, 12-2021
"Violations of the Discharge Injunction: Taggart v. Lorenzen," Res Gestae, Vol. 63, No. 7, 3-2020
"Consequences of Failure to List Legal Claims in Bankruptcy," Res Gestae, Vol. 62, No. 4, 11-2018
"Time-Barred Proofs of Claim in Bankruptcy Proceedings," Res Gestae, Vol. 60, No. 3, 10-2016
"Update: Dischargeability of Student Loans in Bankruptcy," Res Gestae, Vol. 59, No. 7, 3-2016
"Midyear Review: SCOTUS & 7th Circuit Bankruptcy Case Update," Res Gestae, Vol. 59, No. 2, 9-2015
"The State of Inherited IRAs in Bankruptcy: Clark v. Rameker," Res Gestae, Vol. 58, No. 2, 9-2014
"Exemptions – What Every Attorney Needs to Know, Res Gestae," Vol. 58, No. 1, 7/8-2014
"Reducing the Burden of Student Loan Debt," Res Gestae, Vol. 57, No. 5, 12-2013
"Exceptions to the Bankruptcy Discharge," Res Gestae, Vol. 57, No. 3, 10- 2013
"Disclaiming an Inheritance in Bankruptcy," Res Gestae, Vol. 57, No. 1, 7/8-2013
"Property of the Bankruptcy Estate," Res Gestae, Vol. 56, No. 7, 3-2013