Elisebeth Collins Cook, lawyer, former federal agency administrator. Bar: Illinois, District of Columbia, Virginia, United States Court Appeals (3d, 4th and 9th circuit), United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia and federal circuit), United States Supreme Court.
Cook, Elisebeth Collins was born in 1975.
Bachelor with honors, University Chicago. Juris Doctor cum laude, Harvard Law School.
Law clerk to Honorary Laurence H. Silberman United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia circuit). Law clerk to Honorary Lee H. Rosenthal United States District Court (southern district), Texas. Trial & appellate litigation attorney Cooper & Kirk, Professional Limited Liability Company, Washington.
Deputy assistant attorney general Office Legal Policy, United States Department Justice, 2004—2008, acting assistant attorney general, 2008, assistant attorney general, 2008—2009. Republican chief counsel for United States Supreme Court nominations United States Senate Judiciary Committee, 2009. Partner litigation practice group Freeborn & Peters LLP, Chicago, since 2009.
Named one of Washington's 40 Under 40 Rising StNamed one of Washington's 40 Under 40 Rising Stars, National Law Journal, 2009. Recipient Attorney General award, 2006, Edmund J. Randolph award for service, United States Department Justice.