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Florham Park
18 Columbia Turnpike
Suite 220
Florham Park, NJ 07932

New York
One Battery Park Plaza
28th Floor
New York, NY 10004

Long Island
626 RXR Plaza
West Tower, 6th Floor
Uniondale, NY 11556

Three Logan Square
1717 Arch Street
Suite 610
Philadelphia, PA 19103

555 Seventeenth St.
Suite 3400
Denver, CO 80202


J.D., University of Denver School of Law

B.S., summa cum laude, West Chester University


AV® Preeminent™,

Mary Massaron Award for the Advancement of Women in the Legal Profession, DRI Women in Law Seminar (2020)

John Alan Appleman Award, Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel Section Chair of the Year Award, Employment Law (2011)

Top 100 Lawyers in New Jersey and Top 50 Women Lawyers in New Jersey, Super Lawyers® (2013-2018)*

Super Lawyers® distinction in the fields of Insurance Coverage, Professional Liability Defense, and Employment & Labor (2009-2023)*

Best Lawyers in America® distinction in Insurance Law (2020-2024)*

Morris County Top Lawyers, Morris & Essex Magazine, 2024

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Elizabeth Lorell is a Partner in the Insurance, Professional Liability Defense, Employment Law, Class Action, ERISA, and Privacy & Data Security practice groups in the New Jersey, New York, and Philadelphia offices. She also serves as Co-Chair of the firm's E-Discovery practice group.

Her practice focuses on employment litigation, insurance coverage, professional liability, class actions, data security, and other complex litigation. Elizabeth defends insurance brokers, title agents, and other professionals in serious malpractice claims. She has a close working knowledge of each profession and a reputation for successfully defending these matters with zeal and sensitivity.


  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • Pennsylvania
  • Colorado
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern, Western, and Middle Districts of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court, Southern, Eastern and Western Districts of New York
  • U.S. District Court, District of Colorado
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit


  • Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel
    • Chairman of the Board, 2020-2021
    • President, 2019-2020
    • President-Elect, 2018-2019
    • Secretary-Treasurer, 2017-2018
    • Finance & Budget Committee, 2020-2023
    • Nominating Committee, 2021-2025 
    • Executive Committee, 2015-2018
    • Senior Director, 2013-2017
    • Winter Meeting Convention Chair, Marco Island, FL, March 2014
    • Winter Meeting CLE Program Chair, San Antonio, TX, March 2013
    • Director, 2012-2013
    • Vice President, 2011-2012
    • Chair of Employment Practices and Workplace Liability Section, 2010-2012
  • Lawyers for Civil Justice
    • Board of Directors, 2018-2020
  • Defense Research Institute
    • Board of Directors, 2018-2020
  • Claims & Litigation Management Alliance
  • New Jersey Federal Bar Association
  • The Historical Society of the U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
  • Justice Morris Pashman Inns of Court, 1996-2000
Publications & Presentations