Prior to attending law school, Em Towers worked as a process engineer in operations and research and development at The J.M. Smucker Company and in operations at ChromaScape, a specialty colorants and additives supplier. She later worked for a boutique and a mid-size law firm prosecuting patents in diverse fields of technology. She is a registered patent agent.
- The University of Akron (J.D. 2022; Certificate in Intellectual Property Law & Technology 2022); Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering (B.S. in Mechanical Engineering 2012)
- Ohio, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio, and registered to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office