Campbell, Elizabeth J.

Elizabeth J. Campbell

Partner
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Elizabeth Campbell is a Partner in the Atlanta and West Palm ‎Beach offices of Locke Lord LLP and a member of the business ‎litigation, financial services, class action, and insurance practice ‎groups. She represents a broad range of clients in general ‎commercial disputes and regularly defends clients in litigation and ‎arbitration matters in state and federal court.  In addition, Liz is a ‎member of the Firm's Board of Directors and serves as the ‎Litigation Coordinator for the Southeast.‎

Liz has litigated cases involving RICO, fraud, breach of contract, ‎unfair business practices, trade secret and restrictive covenants, and ‎technology disputes. Liz also handles complex insurance coverage, ‎cyber insurance and bad faith claims, reinsurance trust issues, and ‎life settlement matters.  In addition, she regularly advises clients ‎regarding electronic discovery, the unauthorized access of ‎computer systems, and information technology issues.‎

Elizabeth Campbell is a Partner in the Atlanta and West Palm ‎Beach offices of Locke Lord LLP and a member of the business ‎litigation, financial services, class action, and insurance practice ‎groups. She represents a broad range of clients in general ‎commercial disputes and regularly defends clients in litigation and ‎arbitration matters in state and federal court.  In addition, Liz is a ‎member of the Firm's Board of Directors and serves as the ‎Litigation Coordinator for the Southeast.‎

Liz has litigated cases involving RICO, fraud, breach of contract, ‎unfair business practices, trade secret and restrictive covenants, and ‎technology disputes. Liz also handles complex insurance coverage, ‎cyber insurance and bad faith claims, reinsurance trust issues, and ‎life settlement matters.  In addition, she regularly advises clients ‎regarding electronic discovery, the unauthorized access of ‎computer systems, and information technology issues.‎

Commercial Litigation

  • Secured a preliminary injunction on behalf of a privately held ‎communications company and its related German affiliates against ‎two former officers and directors, preventing access to and ‎disposition of millions of dollars in corporate assets
  • Represented former employee and new employer in restrictive ‎covenant and theft of trade secrets dispute involving proprietary ‎conveyor belt industrial technology
  • Obtained complete summary judgment for a large corporation ‎against multi-million dollar copyright infringement claims brought ‎by former employee
  • Obtained early dismissal, in a large commercial action ‎involving 28 defendants, where multiple claims of fraud, ‎misrepresentation, negligence, and breach of contract were alleged.‎
  • Represented global provider of wireless communications ‎infrastructure in contractual and premises liability disputes
  • Defended technology maintenance company in contract, breach of ‎fiduciary duty, DMCA, and trade secret lawsuit over allegedly ‎unauthorized use of software programs and proprietary computer ‎equipment

Insurance

  • Represented non-admitted reinsurer and its officers and directors ‎in reinsurance trust dispute and run-off claims issues with ceding ‎insurer, in connection with CGL, auto, trucking, and workers’ ‎compensation portfolios
  • Defended reinsurer and individual executives in dispute with ‎ceding insurer and trust account holder over alleged improper ‎release of reinsurance trust account funds following commutation ‎of quota-share reinsurance treaties
  • Defended auto insurer in dispute with specialized software and ‎technology services company over failed development and ‎implementation of customized industry-related software
  • Regularly advises insurers on statutory obligations regarding the ‎use of external consumer data and information sources in ‎underwriting for certain types of insurance
  • Handles complex coverage, bad faith, and excess liability claims in ‎Georgia and Florida

Financial Services

  • Frequently defends financial services companies in cases alleging ‎violations of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA), ‎Truth in Lending Act (TILA), the Real Estate Settlement ‎Procedures Act (RESPA), the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), ‎the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), the Equal Credit ‎Opportunity Act (ECOA), provisions of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code ‎and Bankruptcy Rules, and state consumer protection statutes
  • Obtained early dismissal of multiple Florida class actions involving ‎allegations of improper lender-placed insurance and related breach ‎of contract, negligence, and fraud claims
  • Defended multiple class actions against residential mortgage ‎servicers and affiliates alleging improper late fees, property-‎inspection fees, property-valuation (BPO) fees, and other charges ‎for default-related services

E-Discovery & Technology

  • Coordinates and manages large-scale litigation matters involving ‎electronic discovery for medium and large businesses
  • Advises clients regarding protection and management of ‎confidential financial and personal data as well as proprietary and ‎other information to prevent other cyber risk exposures
  • Regularly counsels clients and speaks on best practices in ‎document retention policies and e-discovery

Class Actions

  • Defended large companies, national banks, loan servicers, and ‎insurers in high-stakes class action cases in courts across the ‎Southeast in consumer fraud, deceptive trade practices, and FLSA ‎matters
  • Secured multiple early dismissals of putative class actions in ‎Georgia and Florida in cases involving FDCPA, FCRA, RESPA, ‎and TILA allegations

Regulatory & Compliance Investigations

  • Resolved numerous investigations involving unfair trade practices ‎and consumer fraud matters in both Georgia and Florida
  • Regularly counsels clients regarding CFPB and related compliance ‎matters
  • Handles administrative proceedings before the Georgia Attorney ‎General's Office, Georgia Department of Insurance, and various ‎state regulatory agencies
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Education
  • J.D., with distinction, The University of Texas School of Law, 2003
  • B.A., cum laude, Furman University, 1999
Bar Admissions
  • Florida
  • Georgia
Court Admissions
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • Supreme Court of Georgia
  • Supreme Court of Florida
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Georgia
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Georgia
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida
Professional Affiliations
    • Named, Georgia Super Lawyer "Rising Star" by Law and Politics and Atlanta Magazine (2012-2017)
    • American Bar Association
    • Atlanta Bar Association
    • Georgia Association of Women Lawyers
    • Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation