Biography

For more than three decades, Elizabeth has been assisting clients with probate and business-related litigation throughout New Jersey. She has extensive experience in handling will contests, guardianships, employment law, external audits, health care litigation, shareholder litigation, misappropriation and dissolution.

She also represents litigants in hotly contested probate matters, and is frequently appointed by New Jersey courts in probate matters. In addition to her probate practice, she represents partnerships, limited partnerships and companies and medical providers in disputes regarding fiduciary duties, valuation, misappropriation and dissolution.

Elizabeth is adept at developing strategies tailored to a client’s national and international needs. She provides a range of services, including agreement preparation, sale and purchase arrangements and litigation counseling for a variety of businesses, and her strategic guidance also extends to real estate and tax appeal matters. With an emphasis on educating clients to develop best practices in their organizations, Elizabeth offers guidance to a broad array of professionals and businesses to ensure that they are ahead of the legal curve.

Elizabeth also has a particular fluency in health law matters. Her clients—including general practitioners, dentists, therapists, psychologists, chiropractors and specialists—rely on her deep understanding of regulations surrounding the medical profession. She is experienced in practice formation, employment contracts, partnership agreements, restrictive covenants, administrative regulations, professional board matters, contract disputes, general practice management, medical powers of attorney, mergers, insurance issues and general litigation matters. She also assists medical providers in responding to audits, inquiries by the Board of Medical Examiners and other agencies, as well as claims by medical insurers.

In addition, Elizabeth counsels and represents clients in real estate and tax appeal litigation matters. She is a certified arbitrator and Chair of the Equity Committee for the Burlington County Bar Association. She has also lectured on topics including probate litigation, civil trial preparation and chancery practice.

Before Fox Rothschild

Prior to joining the firm, Elizabeth was a founding member of a prominent New Jersey law firm where she headed its litigation practice. She also spent time as a business law associate with a New Jersey-based firm.

During law school, Elizabeth was an intern for Judge Stanley Brotman of the U.S. District Court in Camden, and clerked for Judge Myron Gottlieb in the General Equity Division of the Burlington County Superior Court.

Beyond Fox Rothschild

Elizabeth is President of the Board of Director of CASA Mercer/ Burlington. She also serves on the Board of Directors of Princeton Regional Chamber of Commerce and as Chair of Women in Business Alliance.

Active in the community, Elizabeth serves on the board of the Woodlands Community Association, Inc. and chairs the Bylaw Committee of Helen Beeler Elementary School's Parent Teacher Association. She also served as a coach for the youth soccer and track teams of the Marlton Recreation Council.

Honors & Awards

  • Selected to the "Champions for Business" list by the Princeton Chamber of Commerce (2014)*
  • Selected to the "Top Attorneys" list by SJ Magazine (2012)*

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