Emily Blanco

M&A Clearance Manager

Washington, D.C.

Emily is the M&A Clearance Manager in the antitrust group and specializes in filings made under the Hart-Scott-Rodino (HSR) Act pre-merger notification program. She works with Orrick’s teams to help advise clients on issues of reportability and compliance under the HSR Act and regulations.

Emily’s experience includes M&A transactions across industries including technology, renewable energy, and financial services. She has worked on HSR filings for Fortune 100 companies and has conducted extensive ownership analyses for pre-IPO startups.

She is currently pursuing her MBA at Georgetown University and previously served as an analyst in the antitrust practice at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP.