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Emily Haan, Esq.

Staff Attorney

Emily Haan is a Family Law Staff Attorney at NCLR, where she litigates family law cases. Emily joins NCLR after working as an associate in the New York office of Littler Mendelson, P.C. where she litigated employment cases  in state and federal courts. Emily started her legal career as a staff attorney at the Transgender Legal Defense and Education Fund in New York where she participated in a wide range of civil rights litigation on behalf of transgender clients.

Emily graduated from UCLA Law School with a specialization in Critical Race Studies. At UCLA Emily was a managing editor of the UCLA Law Review and a co-chair of Law Students for Reproductive Justice. During law school, Emily was a semester law clerk at NCLR and was a summer judicial extern for the Honorable Christina Snyder of the Central District of California. She attended the University of Michigan, graduating Phi Beta Kappa with departmental honors in Women’s Studies and Creative Writing & Literature. Emily is only admitted to practice in New York, and is not licensed to practice in California.

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