Emily S. Bremer

Attorney Advisor, Staff

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Emily S. Bremer is an Attorney Advisor of the Administrative Conference of the United States. Ms. Bremer was an associate in Wiley Rein LLP’s telecommunications and appellate litigation practice, where she litigated cases at the trial and appellate levels involving complex federal preemption, jurisdiction, administrative law, and constitutional issues. She also represented clients in proceedings before the FCC, counseled telecommunications companies on the scope of their federal rights, and drafted amicus curiae briefs filed with federal appellate courts and the U.S. Supreme Court. Previously, Ms. Bremer served as law clerk to Hon. Andrew J. Kleinfeld of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. Ms. Bremer graduated from New York University School of Law, where she was a student editor for the International Journal of Constitutional Law and the Executive Notes Editor of the Journal of Law & Liberty. Ms. Bremer received her undergraduate degree in Politics with honors from New York University, where she was an accomplished debater in the American Parliamentary Debate Association. She lives in Arlington with her husband, Dan, and their two adorable kitties.


  • 2006, J.D., New York University School of Law
  • 2003, B.A., New York University, Honors Politics


ACUS Projects

Blog Posts


  • October 2006, Virginia
  • August 2008, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • August 2009, District of Columbia

Speaking Engagements

  • December 2012, Panelist, Towards Greater Government and Industry Cooperation, Addressing National Priorities Through Standards, Consumer Electronics Association & American National Standards Institute, Arlington, VA
  • November 2012, Speaker, Incorporation by Reference in Federal Regulations, SES Webinar, Society for Standards Professionals, location
  • October 2012, Moderator, Legal Issues Forum, World Standards Week, American National Standards Institute, Washington, DC
  • August 2012, Panelist, Legal/Regulatory Concerns in Standardization, Building the Future Through Standards, The 61st Annual Conference of the Society for Standards Professionals, New Orleans, LA
  • July 2012, Panelist, Historical Overview of Incorporation by Reference, Public Workshop To Discuss Implementing Incorporation by Reference Requirements of Section 24 of the Pipeline Safety, Regulatory Certainty, and Job Creation Act of 2011, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, Washington, DC
  • May 2012, Panelist, Incorporation by Reference, Workshop on Federal Participation in the Development and Use of Voluntary Consensus Standards and in Conformity Assessment Activities, Office of Management and Budget (Executive Office of the President) , Gaithersburg, MD
  • May 2011, Panelist, ACUS 2.0: The First Recommendations to Emerge from the Reconstituted Administrative Conference of the United States, Influencing and Improving the Regulatory Process, The Seventh Annual National Institute of the ABA Section of Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice, Washington, DC