Overview

Emmy E. Rush is a litigation associate in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP.  She represents clients in a broad range of government enforcement actions and internal investigations.

Emmy received a B.A. from the University of Chicago, where she was a member of Phi Beta Kappa and a Student Marshal. She received a J.D. from Yale Law School.  Prior to joining the firm, Emmy served as a law clerk for the Honorable Diarmuid F. O'Scannlain on the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.

Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2017New York

Courts

  • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York

Education

  • Yale Law SchoolJ.D.2016
  • University of ChicagoB.A., English Language and Literature2011

    Phi Beta Kappa Society (junior-year inductee)

    Student Marshal (highest honor for academic and extracurricular leadership)