Emily B. Lewis
Emily’s practice focuses on corporate matters including corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, and varied complex commercial transactions. She also supports clients with commercial contract drafting, namely in the fashion, technology, advertising, and privacy sectors.
In the real estate space, Emily assists commercial lenders, private equity clients, and developers in transactions involving financing, acquisition and disposition of commercial properties, leasing, and subleasing. Her real estate practice also involves office and manufactured housing transactions including joint ventures and commercial loans.
Emily began her legal career as a summer associate at ArentFox Schiff and returned to the firm following law school graduation. While in law school, Emily was a judicial intern to Justice Brynja McDivitt Booth with the Supreme Court of Maryland.
Publications, Presentations & Recognitions
Co-Author, “AI Risks and Rewards for Private Companies,” Private Company Director, Oct. 25, 2023
- Co-Author, “INFORMing Customers: A New Retail Requirement,” Retail Touchpoints, Aug. 2, 2023
- “Cybersecurity Needs and Concerns for Lawyers Engaging in Use of Web3 & Metaverse Technology,” New York State Bar Association Deep Dive into the Metaverse and Web3: The Second Global Law Symposium & Tech Summit; Oct. 16, 2023 (New York, NY)
Life Beyond the Law
Outside of work, Emily is an avid college basketball fan (she is a former NCAA Division III Women’s Basketball athlete), and enjoys traveling and trying new restaurants in DC. Emily was born and raised in Upstate New York.
Bar & Court Admissions
- District of Columbia Bar
- Maryland Bar
- New York Bar
The George Washington University Law School, JD, 2022University of Rochester, BA, 2016