Elizabeth L. Ewert

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Elizabeth L. Ewert

Senior Associate Dean for Administrative Affairs and John S. Jenkins Family Professorial Lecturer in Law and Policy Chair


Office Phone: (202) 994-3911
2000 H Street, NW Washington, DC 20052

Before joining GW Law, Elizabeth L. Ewert was the first Director of Academic Enhancement Programs in the Office of the Dean of Students at Georgetown Law. While at Georgetown, she worked on issues regarding academic support and improvement, wellness and mental health, diversity and bias, and student organization management, while serving on senior administrative committees focusing on academic policy and curricular development. Dean Ewert also taught an upper-level seminar, Writing for Law Practice, as well as a co-requisite Externship Seminar, and developed and taught co-curricular programming on academic support, professional competencies, professional identity, and career planning.

Before academia, Dean Ewert was a partner at Drinker Biddle & Reath, where she was a litigator representing businesses in products liability, False Claims Act, employment, and contract disputes. During 2009-10 while still in practice, Dean Ewert taught Legal Research and Writing and Introduction to Advocacy at GW Law as an adjunct professor.   

BA, Georgetown University; JD, Washington and Lee University; MFA, Warren Wilson College