Emmy Hoskins


Office: Newport Beach

Direct: 949-519-2103


  • Professional Overview
    Emmy Hoskins is an associate in the Orange County office of O’Hagan Meyer and a member of the Labor & Employment Practice. She represents clients in a variety of employment lawsuits and pre-litigation claims for discrimination, wrongful termination, retaliation, harassment, and wage and hour disputes. Ms. Hoskins also has experience defending employers in wage and hour class actions and PAGA actions.

    Ms. Hoskins graduated first in her class at Chapman University's Fowler School of Law and received numerous academic honors including 13 CALI Excellence for the Future Awards, the Honor Scholar Award and the Carmelina Doti Award for Academic Excellence, and the National Order of Scribes Award. During her time in law school, Ms. Hoskins served as a Senior Articles Editor on the Chapman Law Review, where she published her first article. Additionally, she served as an academic fellow, member of the Alternative Dispute Resolution team, and student ambassador. Prior to joining O’Hagan Meyer, Ms. Hoskins practiced employment law at an Am Law 100 firm where she also served as an editor for the firm’s employment blog.

    As a former college athlete, Ms. Hoskins enjoys spending her free time playing in a recreational soccer league and training for half marathons. She also enjoys community outreach, serving as a volunteer at the Orange County Public Law Center’s Domestic Violence Clinic and the fundraising committee co-chair for the Orange County Public Law Center Advocates.
  • Practice Areas
  • Education and Admissions


    • B.A. from Chapman University, Summa Cum Laude.
    • J.D. from Chapman University's Fowler School of Law, Summa Cum Laude.


    • State Bar of California
    • United States District Court for the Central District of California

    States Licensed

    • California
  • News, Honors, Publications & Speeches
    • Honor Scholar Award and the Carmelina Doti Award for Academic Excellence - awarded to the graduating student who has achieved the highest grade point average in the graduating class.
    • National Order of Scribes Award - awarded to graduating students who demonstrate the highest levels of professionalism and who are outstanding legal writers.
    • CALI Excellence for the Future Awards (highest score in class) - Legal Analysis Writing and Research, Property, Evidence, Contracts, Torts, Practice Foundations Transactions, Civil Procedure, Criminal Procedure Police Practice, Legal and Equitable Remedies, Constitutional Law, Wills and Trusts, Selected Topics in American Law, and Agency and Partnership.
    • Emily C. Hoskins, Actions Speak Louder Than Words: When Should Courts Find that Institutions Have a Duty to Protect Minor Children from Sexual Abuse?, 24 Chap. L. Rev. 487 (2021).