Amy R. Jordan (1954-2012) was an attorney in North Carolina since 1986. She attended North Carolina StateUniversity, where she obtained her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology, then obtained her law degree from North Carolina Central University, where she graduated summa cum laude. Following law school, she clerked for the North Carolina Court of Appeals, then came to Jacksonville, North Carolina to work with the firm of Ellis, Hooper, Warlick, Waters, and Morgan, where she practiced until she left for Charlotte and practiced for a year before returning to Jacksonville in 1992. When Amy returned to Jacksonville, she went to work with Lana S. Warlick, where she practiced family law for 13 years.
Amy was the president of the Onslow County Bar Association for 2005-2006, and in 2004, was voted "Best Attorney" by the readers of the Jacksonville Daily News. She was a member of the North Carolina Bar Association, the North Carolina Academy of Trial Lawyers, and the Onslow County Bar Association. She actively served on the Committee to Modify Adoption State Laws.