Elizabeth J. Cabraser is a partner in the law firm of Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein. She practices in the areas of consumer protection, defective products, international and human rights, torts, and securities law. She also is a member of the adjunct faculties of the Columbia and University of California (Boalt Hall) Law Schools, teaching complex litigation.
Ms. Cabraser was elected to the ALI in May 1993 and to the Council in 1999. She serves as an Adviser on the Restatement Third, Consumer Contracts project and the Restatement Third, Torts: Liability for Economic Harm. She also serves on the Members Consultative Group for the Restatement Third, Torts: Liability for Physical Harm. She previously served as an Adviser on the Recognition & Enforcement of Foreign Judgments project and the Principles of the Law of Aggregate Litigation project.
EDUCATION: University of California at Berkeley, B.A.; University of California at Berkeley Law School, J.D