Emily Ann Albrecht is a Senior Associate at Gardner Trabolsi & Associates. Her practice focuses primarily on the areas of mortuary litigation and insurance defense, including professional liability, product liability, premises liability and asbestos litigation. Emily’s experience includes defending clients ranging from funeral homes, licensed funeral directors and embalmers, to Fortune 500 retailers, manufacturers, pharmaceutical companies, insurers and contractors in construction disputes. Her growing presence in the industry is increasingly recognized, having been named a “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers in 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020.
Emily’s niche funeral law practice includes mortuary defense litigation, Washington State Funeral and Cemetery Board administrative adjudication matters, FTC Funeral Rule compliance, internal inspections and/or investigations, risk management, best practices and liability avoidance consulting for funeral homes, cemeteries, crematories, funeral directors and embalmers. She also serves as General Counsel for the Washington State Funeral Directors Association.