Emily Parsons
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University of Washington School of Law
(J.D., Order of the Coif, 2020)

University of Washington (B.A., magna cum laude, Linguistics, 2011)

Judicial Clerkship

Honorable Ronald M. Gould, United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

Emily Parsons

Emily Parsons joined Susman Godfrey after clerking for the Honorable Ronald M. Gould on the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. She graduated with high honors from the University of Washington School of Law, where she served as executive articles editor on Washington Law Review. Emily graduated magna cum laude from the University of Washington, where she majored in linguistics. Before law school, Emily taught English as a foreign language in Seoul, South Korea and in Seattle, Washington.

Honors and Distinctions
  • Order of the Coif
  • CALI Award for Best Performance in eleven law school courses
  • Executive Articles Editor, Washington Law Review
  • Hazelton Research Fellow
Professional Associations and Memberships

Washington State Bar


Comment, The Substantial Impact Approach: Reviewing Policy Statements in Light of APA Finality, 95 WASH. L. REV. 495 (2020).