Emily M. Wells is an associate in Dechert’s Trials, Investigations, and Securities group. Ms. Wells focuses her practice on white collar investigations and litigation matters. Her experience includes internal investigations involving the Department of Justice, the Securities and Exchange Commission, and other federal agencies, as well as complex commercial disputes in federal court.
Ms. Wells maintains an active immigration related pro bono practice.
Prior to joining Dechert, Ms. Wells was a judicial extern for the Honorable Garrett L. Wong, then Assistant Presiding Judge of the Superior Court of California for the County of San Francisco. Ms. Wells was a Dechert summer associate in 2018.
- California State University, Monterey Bay, B.A., 2015, cum laude
- Georgetown University Law Center, J.D., 2019, cum laude
- New York
- District of Columbia