Emily K. Haslebacher



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Emily Haslebacher is an associate attorney in the Education Law and Litigation Practice Group. Prior to joining Blankingship & Keith, she represented parents of children with disabilities throughout the Commonwealth in a variety of special education and school disciplinary matters arising out of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act.

Emily received her B.A. in Government and International Politics, with a minor in social work, summa cum laude, from George Mason University in 2013,  She received her J.D. from William & Mary Law School in 2017.  While in law school, she served as a student attorney and research assistant for the William & Mary PELE Special Education Advocacy Clinic, representing low income students with disabilities in education-related matters.

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Following law school, Emily completed a clerkship with the Honorable President Judge Margherita Patti-Worthington at the Monroe County Court of Common Pleas in Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania.  She also served as the Secretary of the Monroe County Bar Association's Young Lawyer Division.


  • William & Mary Law School (J.D., 2017)
  • George Mason University (B.A, summa cum laude, 2013)
Bar Admissions
  • Virginia State Bar, 2017
  • Pennsylvania, 2019


  • Hon. President Judge Margherita Patti-Worthington, Monroe County (PA) Court of Common Pleas, 2017-2018

Professional Honors & Activities

Professional Honors

  • Virginia Super Lawyers, Rising Star: Schools & Education (2023)



  • Monroe County Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division, Secretary, 2017-2018