Emily Rickard focuses her practice on employee benefits matters.
Emily previously served as an Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) litigation intern within the Plan Benefits Security Division of the Office of the Solicitor at the US Department of Labor in Washington, DC. She studied executive compensation trends while working as a research assistant at Vanderbilt University Law School. She also served as a judicial intern for the Honorable Jane Roth at the US Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit in Philadelphia.
During law school, Emily was active in public interest work. Emily was a program director for the Medical Legal Partnership in Nashville, Tennessee, where she helped provide comprehensive legal aide service for patients at a free medical clinic.
While in law school, Emily served as an executive student writing editor for the Vanderbilt Journal for Transnational Law. She is a 2014 Gary S. Tell ERISA Litigation Scholar.