Emily Bishop’s practice focuses on general litigation in the firm’s Richmond office. Prior to joining MGC, Emily practiced at a civil litigation firm and represented individuals and companies in motor vehicle accident cases, local government and law enforcement officials and landlords and property owners. Before this position, Emily served as a prosecutor in the Henrico County Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office, and served as a law clerk to the judges of the Henrico County Circuit Court.

Practice Areas

  • Litigation


  • University of Richmond, T.C. Williams School of Law (JD, cum laude)
  • Virginia Commonwealth University (MSW)
  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University (BA)

Professional Memberships

  • Virginia Bar Association
  • Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Henrico County Bar Association: Board of Directors (2016 and 2017); Secretary (2017 and 2018); VP (2018 and 2019); President-Elect (2019 and 2020)

Bar Admissions

  • 2008 Virginia
  • US District Court for the Eastern and Western Districts of Virginia
  • US Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit


  • Virginia Super Lawyers Rising Stars – Civil Litigation: Defense (2016-2019)