Elizabeth A. Houlding

Elizabeth A. Houlding: Attorney with Peabody & Arnold LLP AV stamp icon
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Biography

Elizabeth Houlding has experience in a broad range of complex civil and commercial litigation matters in state and federal court. She has represented clients in jury and non-jury trials involving the defense of professional malpractice and premises liability claims. Her practice also involves defending employers in employment litigation, including claims for age discrimination, sex discrimination, wage violations, wrongful termination, and retaliation in state and federal court and before local government agencies. Before attending law school, Ms. Houlding was a college professor of French literature.

Areas of Practice (4)

  • Litigation
  • Civil Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Employment Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
617-951-4723  Phone
617-951-2125  Fax
www.peabodyarnold.com/attorney/elizabeth-a-houlding
University Attended:
Queen's University, B.A., Honours, 1983; Columbia University, M.A., 1987; Columbia University, Ph.D., 1991
Year of First Admission:
2000
Admission:
U.S. Court of Appeals, First Circuit; U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts; 2000, Massachusetts; U.S. Supreme Court
Memberships:
Boston Bar Association (Co-Chair, Professional Liability Committee, 2008-2010); Defense Research Institute.
Birth Information:
Brantford, Ontario, Canada, November 20, 1959
ISLN:
915003646

Peer Reviews

5.0/5.0 (13 reviews)
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  • Legal Knowledge

    5.0/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    5.0/5.0
  • Judgment

    5.0/5.0
  • Communication

    4.9/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    5.0/5.0
  • 4.8/5.0 Rated by a Partner on 07/22/12 in Civil Practice

    Elizabeth is an outstanding attorney. She blends a superior legal acumen with a common sense approach to zealous advocacy. She does not waste time (or her client's money) sweating the small stuff or trying to make a show of her talents. She is a grea... Read more

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    Elizabeth is an outstanding attorney. She blends a superior legal acumen with a common sense approach to zealous advocacy. She does not waste time (or her client's money) sweating the small stuff or trying to make a show of her talents. She is a great advocate. Read less

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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Partner on 07/22/12 in Litigation

    Elizabeth is exceptionally smart, exceptionally talented and exceptionally poised in Court.

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