Elizabeth A. Stewart is of Counsel in AFRCT’s transactional department, focusing on corporate acquisitions and dispositions, financing, real estate, corporate governance and business contracts.
Elizabeth brings extensive experience in a wide array of commercial transactions, and counsels public and private businesses, government entities, non-profit organizations and individuals in all of their business needs. Elizabeth participates in all phases of these transactions, including strategic planning and structuring, risk assessment, drafting and negotiation, and implementation.
Prior to joining AFRCT, Elizabeth practiced at Wilkinson Barker Knauer, and Shaw Pittman.
Elizabeth received her undergraduate degree from Columbia College in 1994, with a major in Mathematics and Afro-American studies, and her J.D. from Columbia University Law School in 1997.
Elizabeth speaks French and Spanish. In her spare time, she enjoys tennis, Latin dance, cooking, and travel. Elizabeth is also active in various associations and pro bono groups including:
Black Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles, Board Member;
Harriett Buhai Center for Family Law, Board Member and Volunteer;
California Copyright Conference. Member;
Columbia Alumni Association of Southern California, Member;
Reading to Kids, Volunteer;
Arcadia Chamber of Commerce, AFRCT representative;
Los Angeles County Bar Association
-Professional Responsibility and Ethics Committee Member;
-Real Estate Law Section;
-Business Law Section;
AFRCT Pro Bono Coordinator.