Emily is an associate in the firm’s Memphis Office. She focuses on a wide range of employment and labor issues including discrimination, harassment, retaliations, employment policies, wage and hour, and labor disputes in federal and state courts as well as before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) and state agencies. She also has experience defending claims against Class I railroads in federal and state courts, including FELA, occupational exposure, and crossing matters.
Emily earned her bachelor’s degree, summa cum laude, from the University of Alabama and her J.D., cum laude, from the University of Mississippi School of Law. While in law school, she was a member of the Mississippi Law Journal, where she served as the Mississippi Cases Editor and published an article in Volume 88 of the Mississippi Law Journal Supra. Emily also worked in the University of Mississippi’s Title IX Office, the University of Mississippi General Counsel’s Office, as well as for a local firm handling probate, property, and domestic matters. Additionally, she served as a student-attorney in the Criminal Appeals Clinic, representing an indigent client before the Mississippi Court of Appeals.
Emily enjoys reading, playing tennis, cheering on the Alabama Crimson Tide, and spending time with her puppy, Molly.
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