Elizabeth (“Liz”) Soltan is an associate in Constantine Cannon’s New York Office. She practices in the firm’s whistleblower representation group.
Liz graduated cum laude from Harvard Law School in 2019. Liz was a student attorney at the Harvard Legal Aid Bureau, where she represented clients in housing and wage cases and served as the Practice Group Leader for the wage practice. As a law student, Liz successfully briefed and argued a workers’ rights appeal before the Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts, the state’s highest court.
Before joining Constantine Cannon, Liz completed a two-year Skadden fellowship as a Staff Attorney at Community Legal Services of Philadelphia, where she represented low-income patient families in a Medical-Legal Partnership with the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. While at Community Legal Services, Liz was a member of the litigation team representing Pennsylvania food stamp recipients in Gilliam v. USDA. The settlement in that case resulted in the payment of $712 million in emergency food stamp benefits to approximately 650,000 of the poorest Pennsylvania households during the Covid-19 pandemic. She also represented low-income Philadelphians in employment and public benefits matters.
Prior to law school, Liz was a 2013 Fulbright English Teaching Assistant in Malaysia and a paralegal at a Philadelphia legal nonprofit. She graduated summa cum laude from Cornell University in 2012 with a major in History and a minor in Spanish and was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa.
Liz is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and New Jersey