Did You Know?

Emily is a snowboarder and ranks Breckenridge, CO as the best place to shred snow.

Emily is an only child but considers her late golden retriever Rusty a/k/a Wubba as the best brother she could have ever hoped for.

Emily is obsessed with graffiti (viewing, not creating).

Fashion is Emily’s ultimate passion. In her next life, she would like to be the editor-in-chief of W magazine.

Emily is a HUGE Lakers fan and has a mini basketball autographed by Lamar Odom, Paul Gasol and Sasha Vujacic.

You will always find Emily listening to ABGT and Anjunabeats podcasts.

Emily loves Hello Kitty. If she were real, they would be B.F.F.

Next to her mom, Marilyn Monroe is Emily’s absolute favorite person.

Emily was voted Homecoming Duchess her sophomore year of high school.

Emily’s favorite place to visit is Italy and plans to retire there.

When Emily’s not working you can find her tapping it back in spin class or running along the Riverwalk and the Lake.

Emily starts her day by opening a fortune cookie for her Fortune of the Day!

Emily supports all facets of the firm’s litigation team, including court filing and docketing, deposition, hearing and trial preparation, scheduling of court reporters, handling of case law and public records research, and attending trial and arbitration hearings. Emily also manages the litigation department’s eDiscovery platform, and assists her team with document review, productions and downloads for a variety of discovery purposes. She is a certified Level 1 Culler of the Logikcull eDiscovery platform.

Prior to joining Cheng Cohen, Emily worked as a litigation paralegal at Jenner & Block LLP.

  • Education

    • Paralegal Certificate with honors, Roosevelt University
    • Bachelor of Arts, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
  • Associations

    • Illinois Paralegal Association