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Ikechukwu K. Emejuru

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Employment Litigation Attorney in Silver Spring, MD

Emejuru Law LLC
8403 Colesville Road, Suite 1100
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Phone: 240-638-2786
Selected to Rising Stars: 2016 - 2022
Licensed in Maryland Since: 2012
Practice Areas: Employment Litigation: Plaintiff (30%), Civil Rights (30%), Consumer Law (30%), Class Action/Mass Torts: Plaintiff (10%)
Attorney Profile

The founding partner at Emejuru LLC, Ikechukwu K. Emejuru is held in high regard by his clients and his fellow attorneys for his civil litigation skills. Based in Silver Spring, Maryland, he represents people and companies throughout the region, including a portion of the greater Washington, D.C., metropolitan area. Mr. Emejuru has been admitted to practice in Maryland since 2012, and he is additionally admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland, the U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado, the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas and the Supreme Court of the United States.

A significant portion of Mr. Emejuru’s practice is devoted to his representation of plaintiffs in employment law litigation. The types of cases that he has worked on have included many claims of the types of discrimination that are prohibited by federal statutes, including Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act and the Americans with Disabilities Act. Mr. Emejuru has also handled matters involving wrongful termination and other acts of prohibited retaliation, sexual harassment, Family and Medical Leave Act disputes, and wage and hour claims.

Outside of the employment law area, Mr. Emejuru has represented both plaintiffs and defendants in several types of business and commercial litigation. Among these are intellectual property disputes, trade secrets misappropriation, unfair competition, fraud, contract breaches, business torts and real estate matters. Mr. Emejuru has also assisted people whose civil rights have been violated through police brutality, housing discrimination and unfair lending practices. His successful track record in all of his professional endeavors has earned him a 10.0 peer review rating through Avvo.

Practice Areas
  • 30%Employment Litigation: Plaintiff
  • 30%Civil Rights
  • 30%Consumer Law
  • 10%Class Action/Mass Torts: Plaintiff
Focus Areas

Employment Discrimination, Wrongful Termination, Retaliation, Employment Law - Employer, Americans with Disabilities Act, Race Discrimination, Disability, Discrimination, Consumer Protection, Fraud, Class Actions

Selections

7 Years Rising Stars
  • Rising Stars: 2016 - 2022

About Ikechukwu K. Emejuru

First Admitted: 2012, Maryland

Professional Webpage: https://www.emejurulaw.com/staff-profiles/ikechukwu-emejuru/

Educational Background

  • B.S. 2006, Virginia Commonwealth University

Honors/Awards

  • Litigation Counsel of America, Fellow
  • Washington D.C. Super Lawyer, 2015-2020
  • Maryland Super Lawyer Rising Stars, 2015-2020

Bar/Professional Activity

  • Maryland, U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland, U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado, U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas, U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, U.S Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals, Supreme Court of the United States
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Office Location for Ikechukwu K. Emejuru

8403 Colesville Road
Suite 1100
Silver Spring, MD 20910

Phone: 240-638-2786

Last Updated: 6/30/2021

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