Emer is a graduate of the National University of Ireland, Galway (B.C.L, 2015). As a requirement of obtaining her international law degree, Emer spent one year of her studies attending the Université Toulouse 1 Capitole in Toulouse, France where she studied law through French. Before moving to the United States from Ireland, Emer completed several prestigious internships including a placement at the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions (the Irish equivalent to the Attorney General).
Emer moved to New York after obtaining her law degree and has gained valuable experience working in a range of areas including immigration law, real estate law and litigation. Prior to joining Wolf Popper, Emer worked as a Managing Clerk at the law firm Shearman and Sterling, LLP where she became highly proficient in civil procedure and legal research. Emer is admitted to practice in New York.