Emily Brandes Sawers focuses her practice on M&A, private company transactions (including venture capital and other financings), and corporate governance matters.
Emily provides general corporate and transactional counsel to companies in connection with acquisitions, divestitures, and securities transactions. She has represented public and private companies in mergers, stock and asset acquisitions and divestitures, leveraged buyouts, venture capital transactions, and joint ventures.
- Brooklyn Law School (J.D. 2014; Recipient: Academic Achievement Scholarship, Dean's Merit Scholarship, and Richardson Scholarship; Notes and Comments Editor, Journal of Corporate, Financial, and Commercial Law); University of Wisconsin, Madison (B.A. 2009)
- Legal intern: Office of the New York State Attorney General (2013-2014) and Civil Division, United States Attorney's Office, Eastern District of New York (2012)