Emma Cole received her J.D. from the University of Miami School of Law and holds a B.A. in English from the University of North Florida. While in law school, Ms. Cole was an active member of Miami Law Women and participated in the Leipzig-Miami International Exchange Program in Leipzig, Germany.

During law school, Ms. Cole explored regulatory compliance focused roles in the food, beverage, and hospitality sector. As a law clerk for Greenspoon Marder’s Hospitality, Alcohol & Leisure Group, Ms. Cole worked with clients in all three tiers of the alcohol beverage industry and assisted in securing temporary special event permits for globally recognized South Florida events including Ultra Music Festival, the Miami Open, and the Coconut Grove Arts Festival.

Ms. Cole spent her final year of law school as an extern at Bacardi U.S.A.’s general counsel’s office. In this role, she drafted and reviewed corporate marketing agreements and worked with the marketing team to ensure company compliance with federal and state trade practice standards.

As an associate attorney, Ms. Cole has experience advising closely held businesses on how to limit legal liability by implementing effective, individually tailored internal company policies and commercial practices, and in drafting company contracts, including employment contracts, independent contractor agreements, confidentiality agreements, liability waivers, and service agreements. Ms. Cole also has experience in settling business disputes and construction defect litigation.

Ms. Cole aims to deliver clients with detailed, targeted legal insights and solutions driven by in depth research into specialized business regulations and trade practices. In her free time, Emma enjoys traveling and exploring Colorado’s incredible hiking trails, national parks, and culinary scene.


Admissions

  • Colorado, 2019

Education

  • J.D. – University of Miami School of Law, cum laude, 2019
  • B.A. – University of North Florida, cum laude, 2014

Professional Affiliations

  • Member, Colorado State Bar
  • Member, Colorado Bar Association Young Lawyers Division
  • Member, Colorado Women’s Bar Association

Positions Held

  • Associate Attorney – Underhill Law, P.C.