Elizabeth L. Fite: Lawyer with Kutak Rock LLP

Elizabeth L. Fite

Associate
Atlanta,  GA  U.S.A.
Phone(404) 222-4672

Peer Rating
 4.9/5.0
AV® Preeminent

Client Rating

Featured AV Peer Review Rated Lawyer IconFeatured AV Peer Review Rated Lawyer Icon
Printer Friendly VersionEmail this PageDownload to My Outlook ContactsAdd lawyer to My FavoritesCompare this lawyer to other lawyers in your favorites

Experience & Credentials Ratings & Reviews
 

Practice Areas

  • Litigation
  • Business and Class Action Litigation
  • Product Liability
  • Mass Torts and Personal Injury
  • Employment Law
  • Personal Injury Defense
  • Professional Negligence
  • Financial Institutions Litigation
  • Public Finance Litigation
 
University Hendrix College, B.A., magna cum laude with distinction in Mathematics, 2002
 
Law SchoolEmory University School of Law, J.D., 2005
 
Admitted2005, Georgia; U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia; U.S. District Court for the Milddle District of Georgia; U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Georgia; U.S. Supreme Court
 
Memberships 

Memberships and Affiliations

State Bar of Georgia
•Vice Chair of the Professionalism Committee (2012 to present)
•Member of the Board of Governors (2009 to present)
•Member of the Executive Committee (2012 to present)

Young Lawyers Division of the State Bar of Georgia
•Co-Chair, Law Related Education Committee (2012-2013)
•Northern District Representative (2011-2012)
•Newsletter Editor (2010-2011)
•Co-Chair, Signature Fundraiser Committee (2009-2010)
•Member of the Board of Directors (2009-2010, 2012 to present)
•Graduate, YLD Leadership Academy (2009)
•Chair, Appellate Admissions Committee (2006-2008)

One Child, One Lawyer volunteer

Charter Member of ClubBlue (Boys & Girls Club of Metro Atlanta)

Board Member of Voices of Note, Inc.

 
BornCamden, Arkansas, 1980
 
Biography

Ms. Fite is a senior associate in the litigation group of Kutak Rock's Atlanta office. Her practice concentrates on representing plaintiffs and defendants in complex civil litigation involving state and federal courts, including the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Georgia.

Ms. Fite's experience includes:

•Representing institutional lenders, servicers and borrowers in a variety of matters before state and federal courts involving real property, security interests, contracts, condemnation, fiduciary duty, mechanics' liens, judicial foreclosure and business torts.
•Representing health care professionals, hospitals, medical practices and clinics in professional liability litigation.
•Representing manufacturers and distributors of consumer and industrial products in contract disputes and personal and property damage litigation.
•Representing employers in state and federal courts, as well as in agency proceedings, in various employment law and related matters, including age, sex, disability and race discrimination, wage and hour issues, unfair competition, and tortious interference with business relations in the employment context. In addition, Ms. Fite has extensive experience drafting and enforcing restrictive covenants for employers with operations throughout the United States.

News

June 1, 2013$1M Summary Judgment Win for Atlanta Bank

December 20, 2012Fite To Assist With Georgia Bar's How To Save A Life Program

Elizabeth Fite, an associate in Kutak Rock's Atlanta office, will assist with the How to Save a Life program, a suicide awareness/prevention program sponsored by the State Bar of Georgia.

June 12, 2012Fite Elected to State Bar of Georgia's Executive Committee

May 29, 2011Atlanta Office Is Top Mid-size Law Firm Donor to Atlanta Community Food Bank

Kutak Rock LLP's Atlanta office was the top donor to the Atlanta Community Food Bank (ACFB) among 30 mid-sized law firms participating in the region, earning it the title of Top Medium Firm, Region.

Other

Other Distinctions

•Recipient of multiple Young Lawyers Division of the State Bar of Georgia Awards of Achievement for Service to the Public, Profession and Bar.
•GeorgiaSuper Lawyers Rising Stars 2013-2014

Community Involvement

Ms. Fite assists with the awareness campaign for the Georgia State Bar's How to Save a Life program, a suicide awareness/prevention program geared toward law students and attorneys.

 
ISLN918560412
 


View Ratings & Reviews
Profile Visibility
#2,074 in weekly profile views out of 19,328 lawyers in Atlanta, Georgia
#140,963 in weekly profile views out of 1,537,162 total lawyers Overall

Office Information

Elizabeth L. Fite

303 Peacthree Street, N.E.
AtlantaGA 30308-3201




Loading...
 

Professional Networking for Legal Professionals Only

Quickly and easily expand your professional
network - join the premier global network for legal professionals only. It's powered by the
Martindale-Hubbell database - over 1,000,000 lawyers strong.
Join Now