Meet Amy Burkhoff

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As a member of a start-up’s legal team, I get to share the entrepreneur’s enthusiasm for turning a great idea into a growing venture. By providing guidance at a pivotal time — just as the business is forming — I can establish a personal relationship with an innovator who is taking an industry to the next level. Each entrepreneur’s experience is different. Each business’ needs are unique. Getting to know each story and what I can do to contribute — and helping to build a potentially game-changing venture as part of a high-energy, collaborative team — makes working with start-ups very satisfying.

Professional details

  • Associate, Mintz Levin Corporate & Securities and Venture Capital & Emerging Companies Practices


  • JD, Fordham University

  • BA, Cornell University




Fun facts: 

I am a fitness and wellness “micro-influencer” on Instagram with an account that has about 3,000 followers.

If I weren’t a lawyer, I would be … 

a teacher.

The most valuable lesson I’ve learned in business is …  

It’s not personal.

If I were a spokesperson for a start-up, it would be …