Emily C. Ward

Emily C. Ward

John D. "Randy" Dalbey


Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Phone: (404) 233-4171
Fax: (404) 261-2842
Contact: eward@cclblaw.com

Emily Ward is an associate in our Atlanta office who focuses on general civil and commercial litigation.  Emily graduated from the University of Georgia School of Law in 2013 where she was active in Moot Court and Women Law Students Association. Emily won several awards while at UGA including Best Oralist at the Emory Civil Rights and Liberties Competition, Outstanding Graduate from the National Organization for Women, and Outstanding Service and Leadership Award from the UGA Moot Court Society.

Prior to joining Chilivis Cochran Larkins & Bever, LLP, Emily practiced at Carlock Copeland & Stair, LLP in the areas of medical malpractice and general civil and commercial litigation. Emily holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Miami where she finished magna cum laude and was a Rhodes Scholarship National Semi-Finalist.

A sampling of the matters handled by Emily are listed below:

  • In 2017, Emily successfully defended doctors and nurses accused of being deliberately indifferent to inmates’ healthcare needs.  The plaintiff was convinced to dismiss the case with prejudice against all parties.

Areas of Practice

  • Health Law
  • Civil Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia, 2013


  • University of Georgia School of Law, Athens, Georgia

J.D., 2013

  • University of Miami, Miami Florida

B.A., Music, magna cum laude, 2009

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Atlanta Bar Association, Women in the Profession Division, Board Member
  • Georgia Bar Association