Morris James LLP is pleased to announce the addition of Elizabeth A. Powers as an associate in the Corporate Litigation Group. Her practice focuses on complex commercial and corporate litigation cases.
Prior to joining Morris James, Ms. Powers served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Mary M. Johnston of the Delaware Superior Court, a member of the Complex Commercial Litigation Division. Ms. Powers was also a former Deputy Attorney General in the Appeals Division of the Department of Justice.
Ms. Powers received her J.D. in 2010 from Widener University School of Law, where she was a Widener Merit Scholar, a member of the Moe Levine Trial Advocacy Honor Society, and an Academic Support Fellow. While at Widener she also received a Certificate of Achievement in Family Law, and earned Pro Bono Distinction. A 2004 cum laude graduate of the University of Delaware, Ms. Powers was a member of the Golden Key National Honor Society, Kappa Delta Pi, and the National Society of Collegiate Scholars. She was also named All American Scholar and was a member of the Dean’s List.
She previously served as a judicial extern to the Honorable Mary M. Johnston of the Delaware Superior Court, and to the Honorable Kent A. Jordan, of the Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.