Emily Schott assists clients with commercial real estate matters, including the acquisition, sale, financing, development and leasing of commercial properties. She represents borrowers and lenders in financing transactions, landlords and tenants in leasing matters, and purchasers and sellers in property transfers.

In addition to her experience negotiating conventional financing, Emily has advised both lenders and borrowers with respect to construction and permanent loan documentation for low-income housing tax credit and new market tax credit transactions.

Emily has also represented owners, architects and contractors in connection with the negotiation of construction contracts and architect agreements, particularly AIA documents.

Prior to joining KMK Law, Emily worked as an Associate at a large Ohio-based law firm and at a national law firm in San Antonio, Texas. She earned her J.D. from Vanderbilt Law School in 2014 and her B.B.A. from the University of Notre Dame, magna cum laude, in 2011.

Professional and Community Involvement

Cancer Support Community, Board Member

Corryville Catholic School, Advisory Committee

St. Elizabeth Foundation, Gift of Health, 2018-Present

Blessed Sacrament Church, Violinist, 2018-Present

Awards & Recognition

Listed in The Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch, 2022-2023

  • 2022 Best Lawyers One to Watch

News & Resources

Other Publications

The 2017 A201 Deskbook, Chapter 8: Article 8 Time, © 2017, American Bar Association


Blog Posts


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J.D., Vanderbilt Law School, 2014

B.B.A., University of Notre Dame, 2011

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