Career Center Team

Natasha Patel

Natasha Patel, Interim Senior Director

Natasha Patel serves the interim senior director of the Career Center. She is also our mock interview expert and contributes to our alumni initiatives. She has over 13 years of experience advising professionals and students.  She formerly served as the Interim Dean and Director of the Office of Career Services and Professional Development at Columbia Law School before returning to her native Atlanta. She was a former attorney at Morrison & Forester in Palo Alto, California and Cravath, Swaine & Moore in New York.  She holds a JD from the University of California, Hastings College of Law, a MA in psychology from Columbia University and BA from the University of Georgia.

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Emily Bramer, Director

Emily Bramer, Director

Emily Bramer advises recent graduates and is the director of the Emory Law Fellowship Program. Before joining Emory Law in 2012, Emily was an associate with Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough, LLP, where her practice focused on toxic tort litigation, and Fields Howell Athans & McLaughlin, LLP, where she handled coverage disputes and professional liability claims for insurers. Emily earned her JD, with honors, from Emory University School of Law and her BA in political science, summa cum laude, from the University of Kentucky.

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Claudette Harris, Director

Claudette Harris advises law students and presents educational programming. Prior to joining Emory Law, Claudette worked in various roles in higher education as an educator, Program Director and Director of Education. Before venturing into higher education, she served as an Assistant Attorney General for the District of Columbia, a law clerk in the District of Columbia Superior Court and a legislative analyst for an applied social science research firm.  Claudette earned her JD from Howard University School of Law and her BS and MS in Criminal Justice from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.

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Leena Kiber

Leena Kiber, Associate Director

Leena Kiber advises law students and presents educational programming. Prior to joining Emory Law, Leena worked in nonprofit development, gift planning, and partnership management for organizations including The Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta and Welcoming America. She began her career as an associate attorney focused on a broad range of civil litigation, constitutional, and civil rights claims. Leena earned her JD with honors from The University of Georgia School of Law and her BA in political science and women’s studies, summa cum laude, from The University of Georgia.

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Kevin Motsinger, Associate Director

Kevin Motsinger, Associate Director

Kevin Motsinger joined Emory Law School in 2014.  He advises LLMs and Juris Master (JM) students in the Career Center.  Before joining Emory, he was the Manager of Programming at The George Washington University Law School in Washington, DC and before that was a hiring recruiter for an international law firm.  Kevin attended James Madison University for Political Science, the University of Hawaii for Pacific Rim Studies, and Far Eastern State University (Vladivostok, Russia) for Russian Studies.

kevin.motsinger@emory.edu »

Liz Kazungu Emerson

Liz Kazungu Emerson, Associate Director

Liz Kazungu Emerson advises law students and presents educational programming.  Before joining the Law School, she was Associate Director of Career Services at Goizueta Business School. Prior to joining Emory, Liz worked in academic and career services at The Georgia Institute of Technology and The University of Florida, where she advised Pre-law students for 6 years. She brings over 12 years of experience counseling students in higher education. Liz attended Heidelberg University for Communications Media, and Miami of Ohio, for Student Affairs and Higher Education.

Liz.Kazungu@emory.edu »

Carolyn Roan, Manager of Recruiting Programs/Communication

Carolyn Roan, Manager of Recruiting Programs/Communication

Carolyn manages all legal recruitment programs for Emory Law students including the Early OCI, Fall, and Spring On-Campus Interview Programs as well as regional programs in New York, D.C., Chicago, Los Angeles, and Boston. Carolyn has the primary responsibility for managing Symplicity, Emory Law School’s Career Services Management System database and manages all communication to students and employers related to recruitment programs. Carolyn Roan joins the Career Center staff with more than 19 years of experience within career development/experiential learning having previously worked for Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School, Emory University School of Law, and St. Thomas University School of Law. She is a graduate of St. Thomas University and holds a Master’s in Management and a Bachelor’s in Human Services.

carolyn.roan@emory.edu »

Lauren Brown, Alumni and Mock Interview Advisor

Lauren Brown, Alumni and Mock Interview Advisor

Lauren Brown is the mock interview advisor and also works with experienced JD alumni. Before joining Emory Law in 2011, Brown was an associate with Bryan Cave LLP in Atlanta, where she was a member of the Hiring and Associates Committees and practiced banking law. Lauren earned her JD from Vanderbilt University Law School and her BA in psychology from the University of Michigan.

lauren.brown2@emory.edu »