Emma Persson

Associate
Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP

Dallas
United States
T:+1 214 855 8248
Dallas
United States
T:+1 214 855 8248
Emma Persson

Emma Persson

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Biography

Emma is an associate in Norton Rose Fulbright's Dallas office. Her practice focuses primarily on commercial bankruptcy cases and complex Chapter 11 matters. She represents debtors, lenders, lessors, landlords, financial institutions and trustees in Chapter 11 and Chapter 7 bankruptcy cases and adversary proceedings. 

Prior to joining Norton Rose Fulbright, Emma served as a two-year term law clerk to the Honorable Harlin D. Hale, Chief United States Bankruptcy Judge for the Northern District of Texas. As a law clerk, Emma had the opportunity to work closely Judge Hale and assist him in presiding over various bankruptcy cases and adversary proceedings. 


Professional experience

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JD, cum laude, SMU Dedman School of Law, 2018
BA, cum laude, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), 2015

  • Texas State Bar
  • Co-author, "Bankruptcy, SMU Annual Texas Survey," SMU Law Review, 2020 (forthcoming)
  • Co-author, "Bankruptcy, SMU Annual Texas Survey," SMU Law Review, 2019
  • "The Power Behind the Throne: Law Clerks from Each District Give Advice," UT Law Consumer Bankruptcy Practice, July 27, 2020
  • "Beast of Burden," UT Law Consumer Bankruptcy Practice, July 25, 2019

 

  • John C. Ford Inn of Court
  • Law School Relations Liaison, Young Lawyers Committee for the Bankruptcy Section of the State Bar of Texas (YLC)
  • Dallas Association of Young Bankruptcy Lawyers (DAYBL)
  • International Women's Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation (IWIRC)
  • American Bankruptcy Institute (ABI)