Emily Brown is an Associate Attorney with the Firm in Philadelphia, leading the Family Immigration Department. She also develops policies for the International Supply Chain Initiative, to advise on how to identify human trafficking and forced labor in global supply chains and eliminate these problems.
During law school, Emily worked as a Law Clerk for U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement in the Human Rights Law Section, strengthening protections and legal remedies for victims of human trafficking. Also, as a Case Manager for the International Refugee Assistance Project, she secured resettlement in the United States for a family of refugees fleeing terrorism in Africa. During her graduate program, Emily prepared a Human Rights Impact Assessment for the American Bar Association Center for Human Rights, which analyzed international trade agreements’ effect on labor laws in Asia and how to protect workers’ rights. She has studied human rights, migration, and international affairs in the Middle East and Europe.
- Juris Doctor, American University Washington College of Law, 2016
- Master of Arts in International Affairs, American University, 2016
- Bachelor of Arts in International Studies, Minor in French, Arcadia University, 2013
Additional Languages Spoken
- Services Empowering the Rights of Victims, Confidential Sexual Assault Victim Advocate, Camden and Gloucester counties, NJ (2017-present)
Jan 15, 2018
Earlier this fall, Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced the repeal of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program through “...
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