• Claremont McKenna College, B.A. government and philosophy, sequence in ethics (2016)
  • University of California, Los Angeles School of Law, J.D. specializations in critical race studies and international and comparative law (2020)


  • California


  • Spanish (Fluent)

Emmanuel Hurtado


Emmanuel Hurtado is an associate in Crowell & Moring’s Los Angeles office and is a member of the firm’s Litigation and Antitrust & Competition groups. His practice focuses on complex commercial litigation, including intellectual property disputes, contract actions, and unfair competition claims.

Emmanuel received his J.D. from the UCLA School of Law with specializations in critical race studies and international and comparative law. While in law school, he worked as a law clerk for Bet Tzedek’s Employment Rights Project, providing free legal services to low-wage workers who were illegally denied earned wages. He also served as president of the American Constitution Society, chief managing editor of the Chicanx-Latinx Law Review, and external co-chair of the Latinx Law Students’ Association. Emmanuel joined Crowell & Moring as a summer associate in 2019. 

Before attending law school, Emmanuel was a legal assistant at, where he worked closely with corporate counsel on a variety of regulatory and commercial matters. He earned his B.A. in government and philosophy with a sequence in ethics from Claremont McKenna College. 


Admitted to practice: California

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