Elizabeth Barnes Coburn

Associate, Chicago



Elizabeth Barnes Coburn is a litigation associate in the Chicago office. Her practice focuses on complex commercial disputes, bankruptcy matters, and arbitration proceedings. Elizabeth supports clients across a wide range of industries, including healthcare, pharmaceuticals, construction, and real estate. She also maintains an active pro bono practice, with a particular focus on criminal appeals.

Elizabeth graduated Magna Cum Laude from Notre Dame Law School where she served as a Managing Senior Editor on the Notre Dame Journal of Law, Ethics & Public Policy. As an Oralist on Notre Dame's Moot Court Board, Elizabeth represented a client in a federal criminal appeal and argued in front of the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals.

Prior to law school, Elizabeth worked at the American Bar Association in Washington, D.C.

Bars and Courts
Illinois State Bar
New York State Bar
University of Notre Dame Law School
University of Michigan