- University of Virginia School of Law, J.D., 2009
- Order of the Coif
- Virginia Law Review, Editorial Board
- Supreme Court Litigation Clinic
- Virginia State Bar Family Law Book Award
- University of Virginia, M.A., 2009
- University of Virginia, B.A., 2006
- Phi Beta Kappa
- Highest Distinction
- Hon. J. Frederick Motz, U.S. District Court, District of Maryland, 2009-2010
- District of Columbia
Elizabeth Katz is an associate in the firm’s Washington, DC office and is a member of the general litigation, white collar defense, and privacy practice groups. She has handled a variety of litigations and investigations for Fortune 500 companies as well as litigation advisory work.
- Representation of a Fortune 500 company in a government and criminal investigation concerning pharmaceutical product recalls.
- Counseling technology clients concerning data privacy laws and compliance with electronic surveillance requests from US and foreign law enforcement agencies.
- Representation of a leading health care provider in connection with the development and implementation of effective compliance and training programs.
- Representation of a financial services company executive in global criminal antitrust and fraud investigation.
- Advising several multinational companies on worldwide variations in the attorney-client privilege, work product doctrine, and related issues.
- Representation of a cooperating witness in connection with joint SEC/DOJ insider trading investigation.
- Representation of an Am Law 100 firm appealing sanctions imposed by a state court judge.
- Representation of an indigent Bureau of Prisons inmate in litigation alleging Eighth Amendment violations.
- Representation of parents of children with disabilities in challenge to Department of Education’s regulations implementing the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act.
- Represented National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers as amicus curiae in support of a petition for certiorari before the Supreme Court, involving the scope of criminal defendants' constitutional right to unanimous jury verdicts.
- Represented Legal Community Against Violence as amicus curiae in Woollard v. Sheridan, No. 10-cv-02068-BEL (D. Md.), defending Maryland's permitting system for the public carrying of concealed handguns against a Second Amendment challenge.
Publications and Speeches
- "Women’s Involvement in International Constitution-Making," Feminist Constitutionalism: Global Perspectives, Cambridge University Press (2012), Author
- "Women’s Involvement in International Constitution-Making," International Conference on Feminist Constitutionalism, Queen’s College (2/8/2009)
- "How Automobile Accidents Stalled the Development of Interspousal Liability," 94 Va. L. Rev. 1213 (2008), Author