Emma Oakley




Emma Oakley is an associate attorney with Ratwik, Roszak & Maloney. Emma practices in the areas of municipal law, school law, labor and employment law, and litigation. As an advocate for clients in the public sector, Emma is committed to providing the best outcomes for her clients. While in law school, Emma worked in criminal prosecution and public health. She also volunteered teaching high school students. Following law school, Emma served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Daniel H. Mabley in the Fourth Judicial District.

Emma was born and raised in Minnesota. Emma loves to spend every minute outside that she can (when the weather permits), and she is a die-hard Minnesota sports fan, for better or for worse. In her spare time, she enjoys volunteering with InnerCity Tennis, doing yoga, reading, being an aunt, and spending time with friends, family, her husband and dog.  

Practice Areas

  • School Law
  • Municipal Law
  • Investigations
  • Labor and Employment Law
  • Civil Litigation

Professional Associations

  • Minnesota State Bar Association
  • Hennepin County Bar Association
  • Minnesota Women Lawyers

Bar Admissions

  • Minnesota


  • William Mitchell College of Law, J.D., Magna Cum Laude
  • University of Minnesota – Twin Cities, B.A., Cum Laude