Elizabeth A. Reidy

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Elizabeth Reidy

Elizabeth A. Reidy

Counsel

Pronouns: she/her
Elizabeth Reidy

Experience

Elizabeth Reidy focuses her practice on insurance coverage matters, as well as on complex contract matters and other business disputes.  Over the course of her career, she has advised clients on a wide range of nationwide insurance matters, including first-party property claims, business interruption insurance, liability insurance and bad faith claims.

Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Reidy was a partner at a litigation boutique in Boston handling complex commercial litigation matters and an associate in the insurance coverage group in the Washington, D.C. office of a national law firm.  

Ms. Reidy attended law school at American University – Washington College of Law, where she graduated magna cum laude and was inducted into the Order of the Coif. 

Represented 116 dairy farmers in a complex antitrust case, seeking over $110 million in damages. The case settled on the eve of trial (Prior to joining Robins Kaplan LLP)

Obtained favorable result after a five-day jury trial on breach of fiduciary duty and breach of contract claims (Prior to joining Robins Kaplan LLP)

Granted summary judgment in a declaratory judgment action on a novel issue of insurance law (Prior to joining Robins Kaplan LLP)

Represented sales representative seeking to recover unpaid commissions.  The case settled on the eve of trial  (Prior to joining Robins Kaplan LLP)

Represented hotel owner in a two-month jury trial in Fort Lauderdale, Florida for losses arising out of Hurricanes Katrina and Wilma.  Obtained a $28 million jury verdict (Prior to joining Robins Kaplan LLP)

Represented hotel owner in a six-week bench trial in Metairie, Louisiana for losses arising out of Hurricane Katrina (Prior to joining Robins Kaplan LLP)

  • Named a “Rising Star,” Massachusetts Super Lawyers (2015, 2016)
  • Wiley A. Branton Outstanding Achievement Award, Washington Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights (2009)
Bar Admissions
  • District of Columbia
  • Massachusetts
  • U.S. District Court, District of Columbia
  • U.S. District Court, District of Maryland
  • U.S. District Court, Massachusetts
Education
  • American University, Washington College of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, Order of the Coif (2006); Journal of Gender, Social Policy & the Law, Publications Editor (2005-2006)
  • Wake Forest University, B.A. in English (2003)

Publications
Gonzalez v. United States Air Force: Should Courts Consider Rape to be Incident to Military Service?, 13 Am. U.J. Gender Soc. Pol’y & L. 635 (2005)

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