Emily Heersink

Emily Heersink is an attorney and strategic consultant focused on public-private partnerships and mission-driven initiatives. She enjoys serving as a capacity builder and thought partner to help businesses and organizations problem solve, identify new opportunities, and leverage funding.

Emily has worked as an editor, a grant writer for a large health and social services nonprofit, and an antitrust litigator for a Philadelphia-based law firm. She also founded a nonprofit preschool. She brings a diverse skillset, a love for research, and an eagerness to go the extra mile to her clients.

Emily lives in Dothan, AL with her husband and four children.

“I love working alongside smart, skilled, and dedicated colleagues to provide solutions for clients who are doing great work.” 


  • George Washington University School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, 2008
  • Wellesley College, B.A. in English and French, summa cum laude, 2002

Community Involvement

  • gener8tor Alabama Advisory Board Member
  • Wallace Community College Foundation Board Member 
  • Dothan Montessori School Board Member 
  • Dothan Rescue Mission Kitchen Volunteer
  • Aunt Katie’s Community Garden Board Member


  • Alabama
  • Massachusetts
  • Pennsylvania (inactive)

Lawyers on a mission.