Amanda Barrera, Associate


Attorney Amanda Barrera is an associate at Kerstein Coren & Lichetenstein. She assists clients with a variety of legal problems, including, education law, employment, litigation and business law. Ms. Barrera previously worked as a Junior Tax Counsel at Sovos Compliance, a technology company delivering compliance solutions, and in local government practicing special education law.

Ms. Barrera’s experience includes:

  • Tax issues related to the Affordable Care Act
  • Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) reporting
  • Preparing for IDEA due process hearings
  • Representing employers in unemployment appeals
  • Reviewing, revising and negotiating contracts
  • Litigation –  Issue analysis and Discovery

Awards & Activities:

  • The Ohio State Bar Association Labor & Employment Law Section Award
  • CALI Award for Excellence in Labor Law
  • I/S: A Journal of Law and Policy for the Information Society Outstanding Editor Award
  • Moot Court Mediations Team Member
  • Public Service Fellow
  • Trained Mediator for Franklin County Municipal Court & City Attorney Prosecution Resources Unit

Affordable Care Act Blog and Tax Posts:

Ms. Barrera was a frequent contributor to Sovos’ Affordable Care Act and Tax Blogs. Some of her posts include:

Recent Blog Posts and News

  • KCL Insights: November 14, 2016

    The latest issue of KCL Insights includes blog posts by: Milton Kerstein and Andra Hutchins with assistance from Amanda Barrera – Help! I Received a Subpoena for Patient Records Piercing the Corporate Veil – Concerns for the Small and Mid-Sized Business  

  • Help! I Received a Subpoena for Patient Records

    By attorneys Milton Kerstein and Andra Hutchins. It’s happened—you received a subpoena for patient records from an attorney representing your patient. This is the first in a two part series. The second part will address the circumstance where you receive a sub …

  • KCL Insights: October 3, 2016

    The latest issue of KCL Insights includes: Amanda Barrera Joins KCL Please join us in welcoming Amanda Barrera to Kerstein, Coren & Lichtenstein. Amanda Barrera. An associate with the firm, Amanda assists clients with a variety of legal problems, including …