Elizabeth C. Polido is part of a team that counsels clients on employment matters, and advises and defends employers faced with litigation, including discrimination, harassment, retaliation, and wage and hour litigation. Elizabeth represents employers in single-plaintiff, multi-plaintiff, and complex collective and class action litigation before state trial courts, administrative agencies, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), and the American Arbitration Association.
While attending New York University School of Law, Elizabeth was actively involved in numerous pro bono projects, including a clinic at Advocates For Children of New York. At Morgan Lewis, she continues her pro bono work assisting non-profit clients with employment counseling and employee handbooks.
Before attending law school, Elizabeth spent two years as an in-house paralegal at a large corporation.
Colgate University, 2010, BA, Psychology
New York University School of Law, 2015, JD
Awards and Affiliations
Member, Practice Group of the Year, Labor & Employment, Law360 (2017)