Emily Machiz Prager
Emily Machiz Prager joined Rosenberg & Estis in 2012 as an associate in the firm’s litigation department.
Prior to joining R&E, Emily served as an Assistant District Attorney in Bronx County, working in the Domestic Violence Bureau. As an ADA, Emily individually managed all aspects of over 900 criminal prosecutions ranging from misdemeanor offenses to violent felonies, including conducting both jury and non-jury trials to verdict.
Emily holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Barnard College, Columbia University and a Juris Doctorate degree from St. John’s University School of Law. At St. John’s, Emily was a participant in the Prosecution Clinic and was a member of the Polestino Trial Advocacy Institute in which she was awarded Best Overall Advocate in the 2006 Quinnipiac University Criminal Justice Trial Advocacy Competition.
Year Joined Firm
Areas of Practice
- Litigation (Real Estate)
- New York, 2008
- St. John's University School of Law
- J.D. - 2007
- Barnard College, Columbia University
- B.A. (Cum Laude) - 2002
- Honors: Dean’s List
- Reid Hall, Columbia University in Paris
- “Salim Ahmed Hamden v. Donald H. Rumsfeld, et al.,” Case Note, New York State Bar Association, Criminal Law Newsletter, Fall 2006, Volume 4, No. 4. (Analyzes the court’s decision, setting forth the structural and procedural authority of military commissions to try non-citizens)
Professional Associations and Memberships
- New York State Bar Association
- New York Women’s Bar Association
- Ventana Condominium Board of Managers