Borton Petrini


Emily Chen

Emily Chen is an associate attorney at Borton Petrini, LLP. She recently graduated from Santa Clara University School of Law with a TechEdge J.D. certificate. In law school, Emily was a writer and copyeditor for the legal newspaper, The Advocate, and participated in the Entrepreneur’s Law Clinic. Emily has internship experience in civil litigation, particularly employment law, and has worked on cases involving the FEHA, EEOC, and CFRA. Emily completed her undergraduate at New York University in 2019 with a B.A. in English Literature and a minor in Computer Science. In her free time, she enjoys reading and playing video games.


• New York University, B.A., English Literature and Computer Science, 2019 • Santa Clara University School of Law, Tech Edge J.D., 2022


• State Bar of California, 2023 • U.S. District Court, Northern District of California


• “ICE Using License Plate Database to Track Undocumented Immigrants” -The Advocate, Volume 50, Issue 1, Fall 2019 • “CA Leads the Way in Regulating Amateur Use of Gene-Editing Therapy” -The Advocate, Volume 50, Issue 3, Spring 2020

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