EMILY ZIPPERSTEIN is an associate in Sidley’s Century City office. Her practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions, as well as digital media and commercial transactions. She was recognized as an “Up Next” Honoree in Variety’s 2018 Dealmakers Impact Report for her work in the media and entertainment sphere. Emily was recognized by Chambers at the 2019 Diversity & Inclusion Awards: USA as “highly commended” in the Future Leader – Gender Diversity award category.
Prior to joining Sidley, Emily served as associate general counsel for Las Vegas Sands Corp. in Las Vegas, NV, where she oversaw intellectual property matters worldwide, including the company’s global portfolio of patents, trademarks, copyrights and domains. Emily earned her J.D. from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law, where she served on the Hastings Communications and Entertainment Law Journal. She received her B.A., cum laude, with honors in English from Davidson College.
Admissions & Certifications
- U.S. Court of Appeals, 9th Circuit
- University of California, Hastings College of the Law, J.D., 2011
- Davidson College, B.A., 2008 (cum laude)