Emily A. Westermeier is an associate at Bizer & DeReus and is admitted to practice law in Louisiana and Illinois. Ms. Westermeier graduated from The John Marshall Law School in 2014 and from Tulane University in 2007. Ms. Westermeier has focused her practice on serving underrepresented individuals who are often taken advantage of because of their legal or economic status. Ms. Westermeier’s experience includes certifying collective action classes of workers who were not paid in compliance with federal minimum wage and overtime laws. Ms. Westermeier joined Bizer & DeReus in 2018 and is excited to continue her work giving a voice to those who are not always heard. Ms. Westermeier is an avid runner and has completed more than a dozen half marathons and one full marathon.