Biography

Emily Poe is an associate in the firm’s Charlotte office where she focuses her practice on Workers’ Compensation. Prior to joining the firm, she practiced financial services litigation at McGuireWoods and served in the Mecklenburg County District Attorney’s Office.

Emily graduated Magna Cum Laude from Tulane University Law School where she was a member of The Order of the Coif, a national honorary scholastic society encouraging excellence in legal education.

Experience and Involvement

PROFESSIONAL AND CIVIC INVOLVEMENT:

  • North Carolina State Bar

PUBLICATIONS:

  • “I Immediately Regret This Decision:” The Sixth Circuit’s Misinterpretation of the PWSA, 36 TUL. MAR. L.J. 829 (Summer 2012)
Honors

HONORS: Tulane University Law School:

  • Top 10% of class
  • Magna cum laude
  • Order of the Coif
  • Dean’s Medal (highest 3L GPA)
  • Legal Research and Writing Student Fellow