Elizabeth is a member of the Employment & Labor Practice Group. She focuses on the defense of workers’ compensation matters. Ms. Epstein’s practice involves all aspects of workers’ compensation law.
Before joining Haight’s Los Angeles office, Ms. Epstein was in-house counsel for a major insurance carrier where she regularly advised, communicated and conferred with claims representatives and insured clients to develop clear legal opinions and advice. Her experience as in-house counsel makes her an excellent strategist when assessing workers’ compensation cases during all phases of development and resolution. While in-house counsel, Ms. Epstein was selected to represent the Western region in Quarterly Professional Development and Best Practices Circle meetings to discuss prevailing Workers’ Compensation issues in multi-jurisdictions.
Ms. Epstein is certified for Basic Mediation Skills Training through California Lawyers for the Arts. She has honed communication and active listening skills, problem identification and disagreement management skills, and techniques for breaking impasse. She is able to translate these skills and techniques while effectively representing clients.
Volunteer & Community Service
Elizabeth volunteers with Back on My Feet Los Angeles. Back on My Feet combats homelessness through the power of running, community support and essential employment and housing resources.
Ms. Epstein was honored to participate in the FBI Los Angeles Citizens Academy in Fall 2017. The Citizens Academy gives business, religious, civic, and community leaders an inside look at the FBI and fosters a greater understanding of the role of federal law enforcement in the community through frank discussion and education. Candidates are nominated by FBI employees, former Citizens Academy graduates, and community leaders. Participants are selected by the special agent in charge of the local FBI field office.