Elisabeth R. Connell

Associate

connelle@ballardspahr.com
Tel 202.661.2278
Fax 202.661.2299
Washington, DC

Elisabeth R. Connell represents clients in commercial litigation matters in state and federal courts, primarily in the areas of consumer financial services, retail and mortgage banking, and real estate and construction litigation.  Elisabeth defends financial institutions in actions involving state and federal lending statutes and consumer protection laws, such as the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA), Equal Credit Opportunity Act (ECOA), Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), and the Truth in Lending Act (TILA).

Elisabeth counsels clients with both legal and practical advice tailored to efficiently achieve each client's specific goals.

Prior to joining the firm, Elisabeth gained considerable experience defending property owners against claims of injury allegedly caused by exposure to lead-based paint.

Judicial Clerkships/Internships

Clerk, Hon. Stephen J. Sfekas, Baltimore City Circuit Court, 2014-2015

Intern, Hon. Edward R. K. Hargadon, Baltimore City Circuit Court, 2012

Professional Activities

American Bar Association

Bar Association of Baltimore City

Maryland Bar Association

University of Baltimore School of Law (J.D. 2014, summa cum laude)
Associate Technology Editor, University of Baltimore Law Review

University of Maryland (B.A. 2010, cum laude)

Maryland

U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland

U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Maryland

Not admitted in D.C., supervised by D.C. attorney