Emily Stedman is a member of the firm's Litigation & Dispute Resolution Practice Group. She represents and counsels clients in general commercial matters, as well as financial services and dealership matters.
Prior to joining the firm, Emily served as a judicial clerk for Judge Pamela Pepper in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin and the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin.
Prior to attending law school, Emily served as a corps member of Teach for America in Phoenix, Arizona.
Her recent experience includes:
- Assisting lenders and servicers with foreclosures and other collection activities.
- Defending clients in litigation against federal and state debt-collection claims in trial and appellate courts.
- Representing clients in state and federal litigation involving complex breach of contract claims and dealership disputes.
Education and Honors
- University of Mississippi School of Law (J.D., magna cum laude, 2013)
- Mississippi Law Journal (Editor-in-Chief)
- Wake Forest University (B.A., cum laude, 2008)
- U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Wisconsin
- U.S. District Court, Western District of Wisconsin
Professional and Civic Activities
- The American Lawyer's Inaugural Young Lawyers Editorial Board
- State Bar of Wisconsin
- Young Lawyers Division (Past-President)
- Wisconsin Taskforce on Lawyer Well-Being (Inaugural Member)
- Milwaukee Bar Association
- Eastern District of Wisconsin Bar Association
- Wisconsin Pro Bono Honor Society (2016-present)
- Listed in The Best Lawyers in America® "Ones to Watch" (2021, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Commercial Litigation)