Emily K. Betsill first joined Wilkes Artis as a law clerk in January 2007 during her last semester of law school.  As a partner for the firm, her practice focuses on property tax assessment appeals and litigation matters in Maryland and the District of Columbia. Emily has litigation experience in both Maryland and D.C. and has co-chaired several trials before the Maryland Tax Court. She also represents clients before the Maryland State Department of Assessments and Taxation, Maryland Property Tax Appeals Boards, the D.C. Office of Tax and Revenue and the D.C. Real Property Tax Appeals Commission.

Emily has served on the Membership Committee for the D.C. Chapter of Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) and on the Tax Committee with the D.C. Chapter of AOBA. She has also written articles that have appeared in publications like Commercial Property Executive.

Emily is admitted to practice law in Maryland, the Commonwealth of Virginia, and the District of Columbia.

Emily graduated cum laude from the American University Washington College of Law.  During law school, Emily was a member of the American University International Law Review and participated in the Marshall Brennan Constitutional Law Project.    She also graduated summa cum laude from the Citadel with a Master’s degree in Business Administration.