Elizabeth Pollock Avery
Elizabeth was born and raised in Buffalo, New York. After obtaining her bachelor’s degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo, she attended Indiana University- Bloomington Maurer School of Law, graduating in 2012. While in law school, Elizabeth assisted indigent members of society as a law clerk at the Monroe County Public Defenders’ Office and at the Indiana University Disability Law Clinic.
After graduating, Elizabeth moved to Pittsburgh and worked for a family law firm prior to joining a Plaintiff side employment litigation firm in 2013. As a plaintiff’s employment litigator, Elizabeth worked to right the wrongs committed against employees in a variety of areas of employment law, including the Fair Labor Standards Act, the Family and Medical Leave Act, and litigating cases dealing with sexual harassment, gender discrimination, race, age and disability discrimination.
Elizabeth joined Carlson Lynch in 2017 and continues to advocate for the interests of individuals, as she has throughout her legal career.