Amy Sosinski joined Burton McKinnish in September 2017. Ms. Sosinski is originally from Bristol, Tennessee.

After receiving her bachelor’s degree magna cum laude from Furman University in Greenville, South Carolina, Ms. Sosinski followed her passion for working with children to law school at the University of Tennessee College of Law.

During law school, Ms. Sosinski achieved the highest grade in her class in Torts I, Legal Writing I, Contracts II, Property, Business Associations, Secured Transactions, Health Care Law and Regulation, Public Interest Lawyering, Interviewing and Counseling, and Family Law. As a student attorney, Ms. Sosinski represented children with special needs and children accused of crimes. She also volunteered with local pro bono projects for more than fifty hours. Ms. Sosinski graduated summa cum laude in 2015. She received a Chancellor’s Citation for Outstanding Professional Promise and was inducted as a member of the Order of the Coif.

Before joining Burton McKinnish, Ms. Sosinski spent two years clerking for Judge Robert H. Montgomery, Jr., of the Tennessee Court of Criminal Appeals, where she received a solid grounding in criminal law and procedure and drafted fifty-seven judicial opinions.

Ms. Sosinski brings empathy, skill, and dedication to her practice. She prides herself in personally assuring that her clients’ needs are addressed. No matter the subject area, Ms. Sosinski makes each client a priority.

Ms. Sosinski practices in trusts and estates, elder law, juvenile and family law, and criminal defense.

Admitted to Practice

  • September 2017


  • Bachelor’s Degree, Furman University in Greenville, SC
  • University of Tennessee College of Law

Professional Organizations

  • Order of the Coif

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