Emily’s practice focuses on litigation and dispute resolution in a variety of areas, with a particular focus on investor-state arbitration, international commercial arbitration, corporate/commercial litigation and intellectual property.
Emily has appeared as counsel at all levels of court in Ontario, and at the Federal Court. She has also appeared in and has expertise in commercial and investment arbitrations with the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID), the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL), the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) and the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA).
Emily is on the Executive of the Young Canadian Arbitration Practitioners (YCAP), where she holds the role of Vice President – Communications. She is one of four Canadian representatives for the North American chapter of the International Chamber of Commerce Young Arbitration & ADR Forum (ICC YAAF).
Since 2018, Emily has annually guest lectured a session on investor-state dispute settlement to LLM students at Osgoode Hall Law School. In 2022/2023, Emily coached the Jessup Moot for the Queen’s Law team.
Emily was awarded the Gold Medal for achieving the highest standing in the faculty of law at Queen’s University. Emily was also awarded the Dean’s Gold Scholar Award for achieving the highest standing in her first year of law school, the Dean’s Bronze Scholar Award for achieving the third highest standing in her second year of law school, and the Dean’s Silver Scholar Award for achieving the second highest standing in her third year of law school. Emily was the recipient of the Blakes Scholar Award for two consecutive academic years, and was awarded course prizes in property law, contract law, public law, evidence, trusts, conflict of laws, criminal procedure and mental health law.