Emily Kolbe has been elected shareholder at Ahlers & Cooney, P.C.
Emily works in the firm’s Public Law and Private Law Practice Areas, with a focus on Litigation, Employment Law, and Education Law. She handles general litigation and advises clients on matters including policies and procedures, labor relations and contract issues, employee misconduct, construction matters, and compliance with statutory requirements. She assists employers in defending various claims of retaliation, discrimination, and harassment, as well as defending administrative complaints before civil rights and other agencies.
After law school, Emily served for two years as a judicial law clerk for the Honorable Linda R. Reade, United States District Court for the Northern District of Iowa. Emily graduated from the University of Iowa Law School and attended Grinnell College for her undergraduate degree.