Emily R. Orman is an associate in the Los Angeles office of Latham & Watkins and a member of the firm’s Litigation & Trial Department.

Ms. Orman practices in both federal and state court, and has experience representing public and private companies in complex commercial and securities litigation, as well as white collar investigations.

Ms. Orman maintains an active pro bono practice, including ongoing representations of a detainee seeking asylum in the Ninth Circuit and a wrongfully incarcerated defendant, in partnership with the Northern California Innocence Project. She has also successfully represented immigrants applying for citizenship under the Violence Against Women Act and Special Immigrant Juvenile Status.

While attending Yale Law School, Ms. Orman was a member of the Capital Punishment Clinic and served as a research assistant to Professor Miriam Gohara.

Ms. Orman's experience includes advising:

  • A technology ecosystem operator in obtaining dismissal on motion for judgment on pleadings of securities class action arising out of its IPO

Bar Qualification

  • California


  • JD, Yale Law School, 2019
  • BA in Philosophy & Psychology, New York University, 2016
    magna cum laude

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French