Emily Gianetta is an associate in the firm’s Boston office specializing in antitrust, competition, intellectual property, and complex business litigation.
Emily's litigation experience includes high-stakes antitrust and competition cases involving monopolization and restraint of trade issues under the Sherman and Clayton Acts, pricing issues under the Robinson-Patman Act, intellectual property claims, and false advertising disputes. Emily has experience covering all stages of complex civil litigation, from inception through trial. She has particular expertise in drafting appellate briefs and dispositive and non-dispositive motions in federal and state court, as well as briefs in complex commercial matters before the American Arbitration Association (AAA) and the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC). She has also drafted petitions for writ of certiorari to the U.S. Supreme Court.
In addition to her litigation experience, Emily is a member of the global brand equity and strategic distribution team, which advises product manufacturers on the design and implementation of distribution and resale price maintenance strategies focusing on limiting online price erosion and gray market disruption in North America, Europe, Asia, and Australia. Emily and her team routinely develop customized, global go-to-market distribution strategies for product manufacturers across diverse product verticals. Due to her litigation background, Emily plays a key role helping clients monitor and enforce compliance with their distribution programs to achieve price stability and brand protection globally.
Emily maintains an active pro bono practice helping undocumented children obtain legal status in the United States through the firm’s partnership with Kids in Need of Defense (KIND).
Prior to joining the firm, Emily was an associate in the Boston office of an international law firm, practicing business & tort litigation. Upon graduation from law school, Emily served as a law clerk to the Honorable Chief Judge Eric T. Washington of the District of Columbia Court of Appeals.
- Listed in the “Ones to Watch” section for IP Law, The Best Lawyers in America©, 2021–2022
- 2013 Washington College of Law Mussey Prize Recipient (highest scholastic average during final year of study)
- "Issue Preservation: Protecting the Record on Appeal,” Practical Law Journal, December 2015/January 2016
- “The FTCA and Equitable Tolling: Why the ‘Wong’ Decision Matters,” Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly, 14 September 2015
- Mentioned, "GOOGLE LLC: Sandofsky Appeals FCRA Suit Dismissal to 1st Cir.," Class Action Reporter, 5 October 2021