Amelia J. Bresette is an associate practicing in the Corporate Department of Lewis Rice. Amelia focuses her practice on real estate law, advising clients in a wide variety of commercial real estate transactions, including acquisitions, sales, development, and leasing. Amelia regularly reviews title and survey matters as well as zoning and governmental compliance matters.

In her mergers and acquisitions practice, Amelia conducts due diligence reviews, especially related to real estate diligence, and drafts disclosure schedules, closing and ancillary documents.

Practice Areas


  • Washington University in St. Louis School of Law (J.D., cum laude, 2022)
    • Dean's Fellowship
    • Washington University Law Review
    • Dean's List
  • University of Missouri at Columbia (B.S., summa cum laude, 2019)
    • Economics
    • Dean's List
    • Teaching Assistant
    • Student Council

Legal Background

  • Associate, Carmody MacDonald P.C. (2022-2024)
  • Summer associate, Carmody MacDonald P.C. (2021)
  • Student attorney, Washington University Entrepreneurship and Intellectual Property Clinic (2022)
  • Legal Intern, Student Honors Program, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (2020)

Professional Affiliations

  • Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW)


  • Missouri Bar
  • Illinois Bar