Emily M. Feinstein, Partner


Emily Feinstein practices in the area of Litigation and Health Law. Her practice includes

  • Representation of a Fortune 500 company in a major theft of trade secrets lawsuit.
  • Successful representation of an animal vaccine manufacturer, through trial, in a breach of contract case. Obtained a jury verdict of no liability against client and a $1.9 million verdict on counterclaims.
  • Representation of insurance companies and benefit plans in coverage disputes.
  • Representation of health care providers before licensing boards.
  • Advice to health care providers on health information disclosure and management.
  • Internal investigations of health care entities and assistance, when needed, with voluntary disclosures.
  • General advice to health care providers on patient care and risk management issues.

Legal Services

Education and Honors

  • University of Wisconsin Law School (J.D., magna cum laude, 2001)
    • University of Wisconsin Law Review (Senior Managing Editor)
    • Wisconsin Moot Court Board
  • University of Illinois (B.A., 1998)
    • Departmental Distinction
    • University of Illinois Women's Ice Hockey Team

Bar Admissions

  • Wisconsin

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Wisconsin, 2003
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 7th Circuit, 2002
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Wisconsin, 2001

Professional and Civic Activities

  • Board of Governors, Western District Bar Association
  • State Bar of Wisconsin (Member)
  • American Bar Association (Member)
  • Western District Bar Association (Member)
  • Dane County Bar Association (Member)
  • Assistance with development of children's home in Dominican Republic, run by Nuestros Pequenos Hermanos, including fundraising and building of facilities; work featured in article in Brava Magazine, April 2008
  • Westmorland Neighborhood Association (President and Board Member)
  • Regent Market Co-operative (Board Member)
  • Madison Lightning Women's Ice Hockey Team (Manager)

Professional Recognition

  • Selected for inclusion in Wisconsin Super Lawyers®-Rising Stars Edition 2010, 2013, 2014 (Intellectual Property Litigation)
  • Athena Young Professional Award Nominee 2008
  • Madison In Business, 40 Under 40, 2009