Emily has spent her entire career helping clients recover insurance from insurance companies. She has successfully negotiated and argued many insurance coverage matters in and out of state and federal courts.
Emily has been named to the 2022 lists for Top 50 Oregon Super Lawyers and Top 25 Woman Oregon Super Lawyers. She has been included in Oregon Super Lawyers lists since 2018, and before that, was included in the 2013-2017 Oregon Rising Stars lists. She has also been included in the 2020-2023 editions of The Best Lawyers in America for Insurance Law and Insurance Litigation and was named the 2023 “Lawyer of the Year” by The Best Lawyers in America for these same practice areas in Portland, Oregon.
Having grown up in nearby Eugene, Oregon, Emily graduated with a major in political science from the University of Oregon. She then attended Boston University School of Law, and graduated cum laude in 2003. She is admitted to state and federal courts in Oregon, including the Ninth Circuit. She also serves on the Executive Committee of the Oregon State Bar Construction Law Section and served on the Editorial Review Board for the 2020 edition of the Oregon State Bar Book Insurance Law in Oregon.
Emily’s husband of over ten years is an award-winning brewer, and her two school-aged boys keep her busy with sports, school, and travels to the beach.