Cooley LLP, MindShare
Employment law representing management, venture capital-backed companies
Washington DC and Virginia, USA
Elizabeth (Betsy) Lewis is a partner in the employment practice at Cooley LLP with offices in Washington, DC and Reston, VA.
Ms. Lewis works with clients to find cost-effective business solutions to a employment problems, including compliance with
employment laws managing difficult employees, developing policies, due diligence for corporate transactions, executive
compensation, employment/non-compete agreements, discrimination complaints, compliance audits, investigations of harassment/misconduct and whistleblower complaints She has expertise in a wide variety of industries including government contractors, venture-backed technology companies, and venture capital firms.
Ms. Lewis litigates employment and civil rights lawsuits, including jury trials and class actions.She handles civil rights issues, including fair housing/public accommodations. She is a Director of the Greater Washington Board of Trade and a member of the Economic Club of Washington and the organizing Board of MindShare.
Ms. Lewis is annually named one of The Best Lawyers in America, she was honored as the top employment lawyer in the
Washington, DC area by the Washington Business Journal, and as a top Washington lawyer by Legal Times. She is an author of the Virginia Employers Guide to Labor Law (1989).