Barbara Emigholz















Ms. Emigholz is a graduate of Brooklyn Law School, where she served as Articles Editor of Brooklyn Law Review in her final year.   Ms. Emigholz graduated with a Bachelor of Arts, cum laude with distinction, from Boston University where she majored in International Relations, and she holds a Master of Arts with Merit in International Peace and Security from King’s College London, University of London. 

Before joining the firm in August 2011, Ms. Emigholz interned with the Special Commissioner of Investigation for the New York City School District, served as a judicial intern to federal judge Hon. Kiyo Matsumoto of the Eastern District, and took part in the Safe Harbor Clinical Law program at Brooklyn Law School. 

Ms. Emigholz is admitted to practice in New York State courts and currently concentrates on education law, general municipal law, and labor and employment law. 

Areas of Practice:

 Education Law
 Municipal Law

 Labor & Employment Law

Bar Admissions:

New York State


Brooklyn Law School, Brooklyn, NY, J.D., 2011

King’s College London, University of London, London, England, M.A. 2005

Boston University, Boston, MA, B.A. 2002

Honors and Awards:

Brooklyn Law School: Brooklyn Law Review, Carswell Scholarship; Centennial Grant; Dean’s Merit Scholarship;  Academic Achievement Award.

Boston University: Cum Laude with Distinction in International Relations; Phi Sigma Iota (National Honor Society in Foreign Languages); Golden Key National Honor Society; Barbara Argote Award in Italian; Italian Consulate General Senior Award.