Elizabeth Wright

Special Counsel

ewright@cooley.com

Elizabeth Wright helps clients resolve intractable disputes, protect their businesses and employees, and manage litigation risk.  Liz focuses on complex commercial litigation, including consumer class actions; defending companies and their officers and directors in securities litigation and fiduciary duty cases; white collar defense and investigations; and cases involving trade secret, business tort, unfair competition, conspiracy and antitrust claims.  Her experience includes litigating cases in federal and state courts, including numerous appellate courts, defending clients in arbitration proceedings, and representing clients in government and internal investigations.  Liz has represented individuals, investors, boards of directors, start-ups, and established companies across numerous industries such as life sciences, technology, communications, and education.

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Experience

  • Cooley Challenges New Federal Execution Regulations 

  • Trial Victory in Unfair Competition Case for Uber 

Education

  • George Mason University, Antonin Scalia Law School
    JD, cum laude, 2009

  • Harvard University
    BA, cum laude, Government, 2004


Admissions & Credentials

Massachusetts

Virginia

District of Columbia

Memberships

  • Boston Bar Association

  • Women's Bar Association

  • American Bar Association