Emily Curran-Huberty (she/her/hers) is a partner in the San Francisco office of Munger, Tolles & Olson.
She practices commercial litigation, with a focus on antitrust. Ms. Curran-Huberty has represented clients at all stages of the litigation process, including internal investigations, pre-suit investigation and counseling, mediation and settlement, discovery, dispositive motions, trial and appeal. She represents clients in a range of industries, including manufacturing, pharmaceuticals, media and entertainment, and technology.
Ms. Curran-Huberty also maintains an active pro bono practice. She represents, along with several organizations, Native American students in a case against the federal government seeking access to public education in a case that resulted in a historic settlement structured to ensure that Native students with disabilities receive equal access to education. She represented an individual plaintiff in a Fourth Amendment excessive force claim under 42 U.S.C. § 1983 in which she secured a complete denial of the defendants’ motion for summary judgment and served as co-lead counsel in the ensuing federal jury trial. And in 2016, she represented the ACLU of Northern California in a series of appeals seeking access to public records regarding California’s proposed lethal injection regulations.
Ms. Curran-Huberty is very active in the community. She is on the board of the non-profit Kids by the Bay, an organization that supports the availability of affordable, high quality early childhood education for families that live or work in San Francisco.
Ms. Curran-Huberty graduated from Stanford Law School. Prior to joining Munger, Tolles & Olson, Ms. Curran-Huberty clerked for Justice Mariano-Florentino Cuéllar of the California Supreme Court, Judge Lucy H. Koh of the Northern District of California, and Chief Judge Diane Wood of the Seventh Circuit. Prior to attending law school, Ms. Curran-Huberty obtained a master’s degree in Political Science from UC Berkeley.