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Elizabeth W. Lawley

Elizabeth W. Lawley

500 Capitol Mall
Suite 2150
Sacramento, CA 95814
San Diego
402 West Broadway
Suite 1850
San Diego, CA 92101
Direct: 619.961.4808
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Elizabeth W. Lawley is a member of the Construction Law, General Liability and Product Liability Practice Groups. She is a well-established litigator with a flourishing practice focused on defending clients involved in complex civil and business litigation disputes. Ms. Lawley has resolved numerous multi-million dollar claims through mediation, motion practice, and trial. For more than 15 years, she has specialized in litigation involving construction defect, personal injury, premises liability, products liability, and commercial and civil rights/ADA litigation.

Elizabeth has represented numerous construction companies, contractors, subcontractors, real estate developers, and insurers. She counts among her clients, a prestigious national home building corporation with projects throughout California, window manufacturers, roofers, HVAC, tile, and masonry contractors.

Elizabeth regularly works on claims involving:

• Custom construction
• Tract production
• Speculation
• Commercial development

While defending complex civil and business litigation matters, Elizabeth’s concern for the client’s peace of mind is a driving force when she creates thoughtful strategies and handles each of her cases in the most cost-effective and efficient manner. Her experience and approach provide clients with a winning advantage as she navigates the complexities of litigation handling and resolution.


Cal Northern School of Law (JD, 1999)

McGeorge School of Law (A.B., 1996) International Legal Studies Certificate

Seattle University (BA, 1995)

California State Courts
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California
U.S. District Court, Northern District of California

Sacramento Bar Association

President – Sacramento Chapter of CLM

Local Litigation Star, Benchmark California Star – 2019 (Construction, General Commercial)