EDUCATIONFordham University School of Law
B.A., magna cum laude, in cursu honorum, Phi Beta Kappa (2006)
New York (2012)
U.S. District Courts:
- N.D. Cal.
- S.D. Cal.
- Swords to Plowshares’ Bill Brockett Pro Bono Attorney of the Year Award (2016)
- Legal Aid Society Pro Bono Publico Award (2013)
Emily C. Aldridge
Emily Aldridge joined BFA’s California office in 2017. She practices antitrust and consumer litigation.Emily is a skilled litigator with extensive experience in all aspects of complex litigation and investigations, from case intake through trial and settlement. As an associate, Emily has been responsible for client counseling; developing case strategy; evaluating claims; coordinating e-discovery; investigating and analyzing facts; drafting pleadings, briefs, memoranda, and contracts; preparing for and participating in court hearings, witness interviews, depositions, mediation, and arbitration; retaining and supervising expert witnesses; and negotiating settlements.
Prior to joining BFA, Emily was a litigation associate at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, where her practice included complex commercial litigation, defense of compliance and white collar investigations, and securities litigation, as well as a wide variety of pro bono matters. From 2011 to 2012, Emily served as a clerk for the Honorable Denny Chin of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.
Emily received her Juris Doctor cum laude in 2011 from Fordham University School of Law, where she served as a Notes and Articles Editor of the Fordham Law Review. In 2006, Emily graduated magna cum laude and in cursu honorum from Fordham University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and German.