Emily hails from Southern California and graduated from the University of California, Irvine with a major in International Studies and a minor in Anthropology. After graduating, she left the sunny beaches of SoCal to join AmeriCorps National Civilian Community Corps where she spent ten months building houses for Habitat for Humanity and backcountry camping while doing environmental work for the Rocky Mountain Field Institute.
Emily Hetu is a Note and Comment Editor on the American University Business Law Review. She is currently in the Women and the Law Clinic at American University Washington College of Law. During law school, she interned for the National Center for Victims of Crime, Feldesman Tucker, and the DC Superior Court’s Domestic Violence Intake Center. She is currently a law clerk at Crowley, Hoge & Fein. Her coursework has mainly focused on Family Law.