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.



Speaking Engagements

The Future of Sustainable Development in the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement and New Generation FTAs, a presentation to the American College of Environmental Lawyers

October 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

2019
Called to the New York bar
2018
J.D.Columbia Law School
2011
Bachelor of Music in French Horn Performance (B. Mus.), Minor in Langue et littérature françaisesMcGill University, Montréal

Publications