Emily A. Papania

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Offices Orange County
Phone 949.526.7905
Fax 949.383.2386

Practice Areas


Bar & Court Admissions

Emily is an associate in the Vorys Orange County office and a member of the labor and employment group. Her practice focuses on litigating discrimination, harassment, retaliation, wrongful discharge and wage-and-hour claims in state and federal courts across the country. Emily also represents employers before numerous local, state, and federal administrative agencies.

In addition, Emily counsels employers on various legal compliance issues involving federal and state employment laws and personnel policies and practices. Emily has also given presentations on multiple employment-related topics including, sexual harassment, the ADA, and accommodating students in higher education.

Her notable experience includes:

Emily received her J.D. with honors from the George Washington University, where she was a member of the International Law Review. Emily also received her B.A. magna cum laude from the George Washington University.

Before joining Vorys, Emily served as an AmeriCorps JD team member, where she provided legal assistance to homeless veterans in Cincinnati.