Elizabeth C. Carter | New York | Hogan Lovells

Elizabeth C. Carter

Counsel Litigation, Arbitration, and Employment


Elizabeth C. Carter
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Elizabeth is an experienced litigator who represents clients in a range of matters across industries, including state and federal regulatory investigations, business disputes, real estate matters, and insurance coverage litigation. Elizabeth has also represented clients in bankruptcy disputes and in securities fraud matters and regularly represents management consultants, and other strategic and professional advisers, in direct litigation, as well as in third-party subpoenas related to client work.

Through her practice, Elizabeth appears in state and federal court, as well as before arbitration panels, including FINRA and ARIAS.

Outside of her client work, Elizabeth has experience teaching as an Adjunct Professor at Fordham Law School and has served on the Advisory Board of Her Justice, a New York City not-for-profit dedicated to providing legal services to low-income women living in New York in Family Court proceedings.

Representative experience

Represented multinational management consultant in multiple State AG investigations, including responding to document demands and interrogatories and achieving 50-state settlement resolution.*

Represented crisis-management firm in connection with third-party civil subpoena issued in connection with consultant’s advice.*

Represented consulting firm in putative class action brought by policyholders of homeowners insurance against consultant and insurers in matter alleging RICO and Anti-Trust violations.*

Represented package shipping company in civil enforcement action brought by the City and State of New York over the shipment of untaxed cigarettes.*

Represented computer coding school in investigation by the New York State Office of the Attorney General regarding statements in publication.*

Represented high-yield CDO funds in FINRA arbitration brought by pension funds under Michigan’s Blue Sky laws alleging misrepresentation in the sale of the securities.*

Represented operator of pipeline in opposition to motion by debtor to reject multi-year services contract in bankruptcy adversary proceeding.*

Represented bondholders in action brought by them against issuer over the improper interpretation of a “make-whole” provision contained in an indenture.*

*Matter handled prior to joining Hogan Lovells.


  • J.D., Fordham University School of Law, cum laude, 2009
  • B.A., University of Michigan, cum laude, 2005
Bar admissions and qualifications
  • New York
Court admissions
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit


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