Winston Salem: 336-724-2828 / Charlotte: 704-707-3705

Emily Scotton

“I’ve always felt I have a responsibility to use my skills to help those in need, and as an attorney I’m happy I’ve been able to do just that.”

Emily Scotton

Emily Scotton


Phone: 336-724-2828

Fax: 336-724-3335

Office: EMP Law
426 Old Salem Road
Brickenstein-Leinbach House
Winston-Salem, NC 27101

About Emily

Emily provides bilingual, trauma-informed immigration legal services to clients throughout the United States and abroad. Her practice focuses on family-based immigration, humanitarian immigration options, and deportation defense. Emily is fluent in Spanish, and is admitted to practice before the Eastern, Middle, and Western Federal District Courts of North Carolina, as well as the Fourth and Fifth Circuit Courts of Appeal.

Prior to her work as an immigration attorney, Emily completed a judicial clerkship with District Court Judge Tilley in the Middle District of North Carolina. Emily earned her J.D. at Wake Forest University School of Law and two Bachelors of Arts in Spanish Language and Literature and Political Science at North Carolina State University.

Areas of Practice



North Carolina Bar


Wake Forest University School of Law, J.D.


N.C. State University, B.A. magna cum laude



  • North Carolina Bar Association
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Forsyth County Bar Assocation 


Business North Carolina Legal Elite 2022 for Immigration

2020 North Carolina Pro Bono Honor Society

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