The awards are based on Chambers USA’s internal research conducted for the 2018 edition of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business and reflect lawyers’ pre-eminence in key practice areas. The selections also reflect notable achievements over the past 12 months, including outstanding work, impressive strategic growth and excellence in client service.
This year, the Chambers USA Awards ceremony dinner will be held on Thursday, May 24th at Cipriani 42nd Street, New York.
Congratulations to Elizabeth on this nomination!
About Chambers USA
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About Elizabeth Cabraser
A name partner and co-founder of Lieff Cabraser, Elizabeth Cabraser chairs the firm’s personal injury and environmental litigation practice groups. One of the nation’s leading class action litigators and possessing unparalleled expertise in complex civil litigation, she has served as court-appointed lead, co-lead, or class counsel in scores of federal multi-district and state coordinated proceedings. Today, she serves in court-appointed leadership positions in several of the nation’s highest profile civil cases, including a solo leadership role in the VW “Clean Diesel” Emissions case, as well as lead positions in the GM ignition switch defect and Takata defective airbag cases, and the recently-filed Fiat Chrysler Jeep Dodge diesel emissions fraud litigation, Generic Drugs Pricing antitrust litigation, and the National Prescription Opiates litigation.