Emily Atkinson

Emily Atkinson

Head of Lawyer Development and Alumni Relations
Toronto: 416.865.7335
Fax 416.865.7380


LLB, 2004
Osgoode Hall Law School
BA and Social Work Program (Dean's Honour List), 2001
McMaster University

Bar Admissions

New York, 2009 Ontario, 2005


In her role as Head of Lawyer Development and Alumni Relations, Emily is responsible for the development and delivery of continuing legal education and professional development programming for our lawyers, as well as for our clients and alumni through the firm’s UniversiTorys program. Emily also oversees our Torys’ alumni program, is a member of the Diversity Committee and is involved in the firm’s women’s initiatives.

Prior to moving into this role in 2015, Emily practiced as a corporate lawyer in Toronto and New York for 9 years.


Professional Involvement

Before joining Torys, Emily worked as a corporate associate at a Toronto and New York law firm.

Memberships and Affiliations

  • New York State Bar Association
  • Law Society of Upper Canada