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Emily A. Cathcart - Associate

EMILY A. CATHCART received her Juris Doctorate, magna cum laude, from Villanova University School of Law.  She was inducted into the Order of the Coif and awarded the Dorothy Day Award for pro bono service at graduation.  Ms. Cathcart graduated cum laude from the University of Richmond with a B.A. in political science and minors in economics and law.

During law school, Ms. Cathcart served as Editor-in-Chief of the Villanova Environmental Law Journal.  Her case note, “All Bite and No Bark: Nonspecific Magic Words Sweep Aside Constitutional Concerns and Remove the Northern Rocky Mountain Gray Wolf from Endangered Species Act Protection in Alliance for the Wild Rockies v. Salazar,” was published in Volume 24 of the Journal

Ms. Cathcart also served as a student attorney for Villanova’s Farmworker Legal Aid Clinic and was a fellow with the Walter Lucas Public Interest Fellowship Program.  She was a legal intern for the United States Attorney's Office for the District of New Jersey and the Honorable Renée M. Bumb of the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey. 

Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Cathcart served as law clerk to the Honorable Marie E. Lihotz, P.J.A.D., of the Superior Court of New Jersey, Appellate Division.

Ms. Cathcart is an associate in the firm’s litigation and insurance services group.  She is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and New Jersey and before the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania and the District of New Jersey.