Emily Rebecca Hush is an associate in the Litigation Department.

Ms. Hush joined Debevoise in 2018. She received a J.D. from Columbia Law School in 2018, where she was Head Articles Editor of the Columbia Journal of European Law and a James Kent Scholar. Ms. Hush earned a B. Mus. with Distinction for Outstanding Achievement from McGill University in 2011. She is fluent in French and Spanish. Emily is a member of the 2019 Class of the New York City Environmental Law Leadership Institute and a member of the New York City Bar Association Environmental Law Committee. She will be clerking for Judge Wendy Beetlestone in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania in 2021-2022, and for Judge Robert E. Bacharach in the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit from 2022-2023.

Ms. Hush is the author of “Where No Man Has Gone Before: The Future of Sustainable Development in the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement and New Generation Free Trade Agreements,” which appeared in the Columbia Journal of Environmental Law in 2018. Her article, “The Valuation of Ecosystem Services in International Investment Arbitration,” was published in the Environmental Claims Journal in 2018.


  • Columbia Law School, 2018, J.D.
  • McGill University, 2011, B.M.

Bar Admissions

  • New York