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Samantha is licensed to practice law in Nevada, California, US District Court for Nevada and 9th Circuit Court of Appeals.  For  questions regarding Wills, Trusts, Probate, Immigration, Business or a Civil Litigation matter (including personal injury or immigration court)  call Hardy Law Group at 775-786-5800.  


Hardy law Group has attorneys in almost every field of law from Criminal, family, personal injury, bankruptcy and corporate formation and litigation, just to name a few.


Call Hardy Law Group at 775-786-5800. 


Se Habla Español 775-322-2233.


Languages spoken: English, Spanish, Italian

Practice areas


  1. Litigation: 25%
  2. Immigration: 25%
  3. Probate: 20%
  4. Trusts: 20%
  5. Other: 10%
  6. More 



Fixed (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Gregory Brian McMenamy Jr.

    Samantha Amato is an absolutely outstanding attorney and person. She holds the deep intellect to develop the best case possible and the genuine compassion to help her clients through their toughest struggles. She is also kind and caring and you will be thrilled to have her fighting for your rights.


    Gregory McMenamy Trucking Accident Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Stephanie R. Rice

    Samantha is an extremely talented and well-rounded lawyer. She devotes 110% to each and every case she has no matter what size the case is. She is not afraid of a challenge and will do whatever it takes to get justice for her clients. Samantha is truly a gem in our legal community.


    Stephanie Rice Business Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact info

Hardy Law Group

96 Winter Street
Reno, NV, 89503


NVAttorney Active200911/10/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
International Business TransactionsWitkin Award2006
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyHardy Law Group2014 - Present
Owner & LawyerAmato Law2011 - 2014
Jr AttorneyCyrus & Cyrus2010 - 2011
Intern/StageBaker & McKenzie (Rome, Italy)2010 - 2010
Association namePosition nameDuration
Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers College - F WarriorsMember2015 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationVice Chair for Nevada Chapter2014 - 2015
Northern Nevada Women Lawyer's AssociationMember2011 - Present
Washoe County Bar AssociationMember2011 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember2011 - Present
Beverly Hills Bar Associationmember2009 - 2012
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationMember2007 - 2012
Publication nameTitleDate
Por Ti MujerImmigration: Three Steps to Prepare for Reform2014
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers CollegeTrial SkillsN/A2015
Western State University College of Lawgeneral lawJD - Juris Doctor2007
Univ of California Santa BarbaraEnvironmental StudiesBA - Bachelor of Arts2001
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Local NewsThe Effects of Medical Marijuana on Your Immigration Status2014
Local NewsIssues with DMV's Nevada Driver Authorization Cards2014
Continuing Legal EducationVAWA & U-Visas2014