Amanda Baird was named General Counsel for the Ohio Department of Insurance in March 2016. Baird is the department’s top legal advisor and directs the agency’s legal services operations.
Licensed as an attorney for over 15 years, Baird has a unique combination of private and public sector experience. Prior to joining the Department, she was counsel at the Ohio Department of Commerce, Division of Financial Institutions. Most recently, Baird was the founder and managing member of Baird Law Offices where she provided general corporate counsel services and represented companies and individuals before state and federal administrative agencies.
Baird received her Bachelor of Arts from the University of Akron and earned her Juris Doctorate from the Case Western University School of Law.