Elizabeth recently completed the Geneva Masters in International Dispute Settlement (MIDS) LLM and participated as a legal liaison with the United Nations International Law Commission. Prior to joining the MIDS program, she completed a fellowship in the International Department of the AFL-CIO, the largest federation of trade unions in the United States. She has held previous positions as a research assistant at the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe in Geneva, and at several prominent non-governmental organizations in Washington, DC. Elizabeth earned her Juris Doctorate from Howard University School of Law, and is a member of the New York state bar. Underpinning her legal training is a Master's Degree in international politics from American University's School of International Service and a Bachelor's Degree in French from Truman State University.