Emily is a business litigator with experience representing clients in a variety of complex litigation matters. She completed two judicial externships with the District Court of Massachusetts and the Northern District of New York.
- Represents the former owner and CEO of a post-production company in a lawsuit against a New York hedge fund for destroying his company.
- Represented foreign company in U.S. grand jury investigation.
- Represented entertainment production company in dispute involving tortious interference with contract.
- Represented foreign telecommunications company as buyer in managing due-diligence in the context of a contentious proposed acquisition.
- Provided pro bono representation to prisoners of conscience in Myanmar and Mauritania, including filing petitions with the United Nations Working Group on Arbitrary Detention.
Prior to joining Miller Barondess, Emily was a litigation associate at Dechert LLP. She received her Juris Doctorate from Cornell Law School, where she was the Judicial Codes Counselor for Cornell University, General Editor of the Cornell International Law Journal, and Vice Chancellor of International Competitions for the Moot Court Board. She received her M.A. in Environmental Studies with a focus on International Environmental Politics from the University of Oregon, and her B.A. in Political Science cum laude from Barnard College, Columbia University.
Emily serves on Friends on the Run, an auxiliary Board that supports the work of Girls on the Run Los Angeles. She is a member of the Pro Bono Committee for the Los Angeles County Bar Association’s Barristers Section.