Amy Manzelli is an attorney known for getting results in matters both large and complex and simple and small. Attorney and part owner of BCM Environmental & Land Law, PLLC, Amy practices environmental, conservation, and land law throughout New Hampshire. Based out of the Concord, NH office, Amy does both transactional work and appears at municipalities and municipal boards, state agencies, and courts, including arguing before the New Hampshire Supreme Court.
Amy is a dynamic presence in the legal community. She is a sought-after presenter at environmental, agricultural, and land use seminars and conferences. She is an active member of the New Hampshire Bar Association, including its sections on Environment and Energy and Municipal & Governmental Law, having co-chaired the former.
Amy earned a B.A. in Spanish, with a minor in Biology, and a B.S. in Environmental Conservation in 1998 from the University of New Hampshire, where she is now a Distinguished Alumna. She earned her J.D. in 2005 and her Masters in Environmental Law in 2007, both from Vermont Law School.
Previously, Amy served as an appointee of Governor Lynch on the New Hampshire Water Sustainability Commission; as an appointee of the New Hampshire Senate President on the Residential Ratepayers Advisory Board representing the Environment; and for over two years on the legislative (HB1295) Stormwater Commission, representing the New Hampshire Business and Industry Association, which honored her with an Above and Beyond Award for her service. Amy was also named to the New Hampshire Union Leader’s 40 Under Forty list for 2016.
Amy currently serves as the President of the Board of the Northeast Organic Farming Association of New Hampshire and represents victims of domestic violence pro bono as part of the New Hampshire Bar Association DOVE program.
She makes her home in Pembroke, NH, along with her husband, two children, and rescued boxer dog. She enjoys family time, local food, gardening, edible landscapes, hiking, biking, cooking, and travel.