Emily Rebecca Hush is a talented legal consultant building her litigation practice with a focus on environmental law, intellectual property and construction law. Emily’s vast legal experience includes legal research, cross-border discovery, and written advocacy in complex commercial litigation, investor-state arbitration and bankruptcy proceedings.
Prior to joining McMillan, Emily gained experience as a lawyer in New York representing domestic and international clients in complex disputes involving trademark rights, international investment treaties, shareholder disputes, and constitutional law. From 2021 to 2022, she clerked for the Honorable Wendy Beetlestone at the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Philadelphia.
Emily is admitted to practice law in New York. She is also admitted to appear before the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York and the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.
The Future of Sustainable Development in the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement and New Generation FTAs, a presentation to the American College of Environmental LawyersOctober 2018
Rankings & Recognitions
- James Kent Scholar
- Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar
- Lawrence S. Greenbaum Prize
- Edwin Parker Prize
- Wilfred Feinberg Prize
- Simon H. Rifkind Prize
- Stephen E. Herrmann Environmental Writing Award
Education & Admissions
- “Parody Chew Toys and the First Amendment, Landslide 13:3,” The American Bar Association (2021)
- “Comments on the Environmental Protection Agency’s Proposed Action “National Ambient Air Quality Standards for Particulate Matter,” New York City Bar (Jun. 26, 2020)
- “Ninth Circuit Set to Clarify Aesthetic Functionality Doctrine,” IP Watch Dog (Jan. 17, 2020)
- “Let’s Talk About Sex Discrimination at the Supreme Court,” Debevoise Women’s Review (Dec. 5, 2019)
- “Katie Aber & Emily Rebecca Hush, Brave Your Fear,” Debevoise Women’s Review (July 12, 2019)
- “The Valuation of Ecosystem Services in International Investment Arbitration,” SSRN (2018)
- “Where No Man Has Gone Before: The Future of Sustainable Development in the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement and New Generation FTAs,” Columbia Journal of Environmental Law, V.43 (Jan. 2018)
- “Developing a European Model of International Protection for Environmentally-Displaced Persons: Lessons from Finland and Sweden,” Columbia Journal of Environmental Law (Sept. 7, 2017)
- “Trade, Investment, and Sustainable Development in CETA,” Columbia Journal of Environmental Law (Mar. 26, 2017)
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