Amy McClure, J.D.
Director, Legal Affairs and Compliance
Amy is the Director of Compliance and Legal Affairs at Signature. She serves as the Chief Compliance Officer for the firm, navigating the rules and regulations relating to investment advising and ensuring that Signature’s policies and procedures conform to SEC requirements. As general counsel, Amy provides Signature with advice on company strategies and their implementation, negotiates critical contracts, and works to minimize risk to the firm.
Prior to joining Signature, Amy worked as an attorney in private practice for 13 years, representing businesses and business owners in commercial litigation and corporate transactions and advising clients on strategic business practices and risk exposure. Before moving to Hampton Roads in 2008, Amy practiced law in Atlanta.
An active volunteer in the community, Amy was awarded the Walter E. Hoffman Award Community Service Award and named as one of Hampton Roads’ Top Forty under 40 in 2016. She serves as Vice President of the corporate Board of Directors for Boys & Girls Club of Southeast Virginia, contributing her time as Chair of the Operations Committee and member of the Development and Youth of the Year Committees. She also sits on the Board of Zoning Appeals for the City of Norfolk. Previously, Amy served on the Board of Directors for the Hampton Roads Utility and Heavy Contractors Association, and on the Advisory Board for the U.S. Green Building Council-Hampton Roads Chapter. Amy is active in both the Virginia Bar Association and Norfolk Portsmouth Bar Association, devoting her time to various committees and leadership positions, including her role as current council member of the VBA Business Law Section.
Amy received her bachelor’s degree in Advertising, cum laude, from Florida State University and her law degree from the Georgia State University College of Law.