Biography

Elizabeth is an attorney in the firm's appellate and litigation sections, maintaining an active and diverse practice. Prior to joining the firm, Elizabeth served as a judicial law clerk for Justice Phil Johnson of the Supreme Court of Texas.

Representative Experience

  • Represented a law firm and attorney, handling briefing and presenting oral argument, in an appeal and obtained reversal of the trial court’s denial of our Motion to Dismiss under the Texas Citizens Participation Act. Smith Robertson, L.L.P. v. Hamlin, 03-18-00754-CV, 2019 WL 3023304, (Tex. App.—Austin July 11, 2019).

Education

  • Baylor University School of Law  (J.D., magna cum laude, 2017)
    • Baylor Law Review, Executive Editor
    • Order of the Barristers
  • Texas A&M University  (B.B.A., 1995)
    • Marketing and Management
    • magna cum laude

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 2017
  • District of Columbia, 2019

Court Admissions

  • United States District Court, Western District of Texas
  • United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit

Professional and Community Activities

  • Austin Bar Association
  • Austin Young Lawyers Association
  • Texas Supreme Court Historical Society
  • Texas Aggie Bar Association
  • Round Rock ISD, Deerpark Middle School PTA, Executive Board Secretary

Publications

  • 09.04.17 - Co-Author, Economic Loss Rule: Texas 2017  Update, State Bar of Texas, Damages in Civil Litigation 2017 CLE
  • 05.01.17 - Will Simon Tam and The Slants Bring an End to the Disparagement Provision Within Section 2(A) of the Lanham Act? One Rock Band's Fight for Free Speech, 69 Baylor L. Rev 194

Professional Recognition

  • Law Clerk, Justice Phil Johnson, Supreme Court of Texas, 2017-2018