Joseph R. Amonett is an attorney at Throop Law assisting primarily in the areas of criminal defense and family law. He is licensed to practice law in the State of Arizona, and is now working to be admitted in the Commonwealth. He was born and raised in Central Ohio, but relocated to Arizona with his family in 2006. While there, Joseph developed an interest in criminal law and criminal justice reform, and decided to pursue those interests at Arizona State University (Go Devils!). During his undergraduate career, he maintained a cumulative 4.00 GPA while serving in leadership positions in a variety of organizations. Due to his success, Joseph received The Outstanding Graduate Award from the College of Public Programs.
Upon graduating from college, Joseph began his legal career at Arizona Summit Law School where he remained near the top of his class. At ASLS, he served as a Staff Editor for the Arizona Summit Law Review, Treasurer for the Criminal Law Society, and Writing Fellow for the school’s legal writing center. In addition, Joseph worked for two reputable firms in the Valley of the Sun as an extern focusing on criminal defense.
Joseph relocated to Virginia in 2016. In his spare time, Joseph loves watching baseball and cheering on his Sun Devils. He also enjoys DJing and strumming guitars.
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