Emily Levenson joined Brown, Goldstein & Levy in November 2012. Her practice focuses on representing clients in criminal matters in federal and state courts from the onset of prosecution through trial, appeal, and post-conviction matters, as well as in civil cases involving disability rights, education, and business litigation. She also has experience in mediation and advocating for special education services for children in administrative proceedings.
Prior to joining the firm, Emily clerked for the Honorable Andre M. Davis on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit and for the Honorable Susan K. Gauvey on the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland.
Emily served as a Fellow for the Appellate and Post-Conviction Advocacy Clinic at the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law, where she sought relief for under-represented clients challenging criminal convictions in the Maryland trial courts, Court of Special Appeals, and Court of Appeals of Maryland.
During law school, Emily represented clients as a clinical law student with the Appellate and Post-Conviction Advocacy Clinic, worked as a Teaching Fellow in the Legal Writing Center, served as Notes and Comments Editor of the Maryland Law Review, and was a member of the Moot Court Board.
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, Order of the Coif, 2007
University of Maryland, B.A., magna cum laude, 2003
- Homeless Persons Representation Project, Board Member