Elizabeth C. CarterAssociate

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Elizabeth C. Carter represents commercial defendants in a wide range of litigation matters, including civil enforcement actions, contract disputes, insurance and reinsurance matters, and securities matters. She has assisted clients in responding to civil and grand jury subpoenas, and, through her practice, has appeared in federal and state courts and before arbitration panels.

Ms. Carter focuses her pro bono work on representing victims of domestic violence in litigated family law disputes. She is the leader of the firm’s Family Law Team and is the Co-Founder and Co-Chair of its Health and Wellness Affinity Group.

Honors & Awards

Ms. Carter has received two Commitment to Justice Awards from Her Justice, a non-profit organization, for her work representing victims of domestic violence in New York Family Court.


  • Co-author, "U.S. Oncology and Chesapeake Energy: A Tale of Two Redemptions," Pratt's Journal of Bankruptcy Law, November/December 2013

Admitted To Practice

New York, 2010; New Jersey, 2009

U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York, 2015; U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York, 2015; U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit, 2016


J.D., cum laude, Fordham University School of Law, 2009

B.A., cum laude, University of Michigan, 2005