Emily K. Crawford

Emily K. Crawford is an Associate at Burns White whose practice involves a broad range of commercial litigation matters, including insurance coverage and extracontractual litigation, premises liability, products liability, and trucking law. She is based out of the firm’s Pittsburgh headquarters.

Ms. Crawford graduated cum laude from Duquesne University School of Law in 2017 where she received the Honorable Mark E. Mascara Award upon graduation. While in law school, she served as the Editor-in-Chief of the Duquesne Business Law Journal, and also served as the Alumni Coordinator for the Appellate Moot Court Board. During law school, Ms. Crawford sat as the student liaison for the Executive Committee of the Women’s Bar Association of Western Pennsylvania. Ms. Crawford graduated magna cum laude from the University of Pittsburgh in 2013 where she received a B.A. in Political Science and Communications Rhetoric, and was awarded a Certificate in Leadership.

Prior to joining Burns White as a full-time attorney, Ms. Crawford worked as a law clerk at the firm while in school, and spent time as a law clerk for the City of Pittsburgh’s Department of Law. She also interned in the Chambers of the Honorable William M. Skretny in the Western District of New York.

Ms. Crawford is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania.

Areas of Law

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Insurance Coverage and Extracontractual Litigation
  • Products Liability
  • Trucking


  • Duquesne University (J.D., 2017, cum laude, editor-in-chief Duquesne Business Law Journal)
  • University of Pittsburgh (B.A., magna cum laude, 2013)

Bar and Court Admissions

  • Pennsylvania


CALI Excellence for the Future Awards, Duquesne University School of Law

  • Oil and Gas Law
  • Healthcare Law
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution

The Honorable Mark E. Mascara Award, Duquesne University School of Law

Certificate in Leadership, University of Pittsburgh

Ms. Crawford is an accomplished pianist.


48 26th Street
Pittsburgh PA 15222



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