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  • Hart, Emmelyn

  • Emmelyn Hart
  • 28820
  • Yes
  • Attorney
  • Contact Info

  • Coppinger Carter, PS
  • 100 Central Avenue
  • Bellingham, WA 98247
  • 360-676-7545

  • 360-306-8369
  • emmelyn@coppingercarter.com
  • https://coppingercarter.com
  • About Emmelyn Hart

  • Appellate Law, Civil Litigation, Commercial Transactions, Contract Law, Employment & Labor Law, Family Law, General Practice, Intentional Torts, Litigation - Civil, Malpractice (Legal), Malpractice (Medical), Marijuana Law, Municipal Law, Negligence, Organizations - Non-Profit, Personal Injury & Tort Law, Sexual Harassment, Torts, Transportation Law, Unemployment Law, Wrongful Death

    Wage & Hour

  • Yes
  • Free consultation limited to appeals, personal injury, wrongful death claims, and some employment discrimination/wrongful termination cases, or as deemed appropriate on a case by case basis.

  • Emmelyn’s practice is primarily civil appeals in both state and federal courts. As an appellate practitioner, she handles appeals involving a variety of legal disciplines, including family law, torts, contracts, attorney fees, real property, and constitutional law.  She also actively supports trial counsel in complex litigation.

    Emmelyn has practiced before all the Washington appellate courts, the United States District Court for the Western District of Washington, the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, and the United States Supreme Court.  Before entering private practice, she was a law clerk for the Honorable Philip A. Talmadge of the Washington State Supreme Court.  Her clerkship offered valuable insight into the judicial decision-making process, which she uses to offer a unique perspective to her clients.