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 Aldridge is a skilled litigator with nearly six years of experience in all aspects of complex litigation and investigations, from case intake through trial and settlement. She is currently engaged in discovery in several prominent antitrust and consumer matters at the firm.
Before joining BFA, Ms. Aldridge was a litigation associate at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, where her practice included complex commercial and securities litigation and defense of compliance and white collar investigations. Ms. Aldridge’s clients included Marissa Mayer and Yahoo! Inc. directors; PricewaterhouseCoopers; numerous other Fortune 500 companies; Joseph Lonsdale, founder of Palantir Technologies; Am Law 200 law firms; and The Related Companies and Corvex Management in a successful shareholder action against Commonwealth REIT. Ms. Aldridge also spent over 1,000 hours on pro bono matters, including as an advisory board member to Swords to Plowshares, a veterans’ organization that named Ms. Aldridge its annual Bill Brockett Pro Bono Attorney of the Year.
Immediately after law school, Ms. Aldridge completed a judicial clerkship with the Honorable Denny Chin of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. During law school, Ms. Aldridge was an intern at the plaintiffs’ side employment law firm Vladeck, Waldman, Elias & Engelhard (now Vladeck, Raskin & Clark) in New York.