Elizabeth Gonzalez

Elizabeth Gonzalez

ATTORNEY AT LAW

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Practice Areas:

  • Car Accidents
  • Personal Injury Litigation
  • Premises (slip and fall) Liability
  • Insurance Claims, Coverage and Bad Faith
  • Nursing Home Negligence

Biography

Elizabeth Gonzalez is an Associate Attorney for the firm’s litigation team. “Liz” is a trial attorney at heart with over a dozen jury trials and twenty  bench trials, she has extensive experience in the courtroom.

“Liz” knows the difference between being victorious at trial or not begins well before entering the courtroom. She spends extensive time reviewing her clients cases and strategizing a customized plan for their own unique situations. “Liz” also takes great pride in counseling her clients through the stages of their case, preparing them for the litigation process and advocating on their behalf, if insurance companies refuse to fully compensate her clients.

Elizabeth has a bachelor’s Degree in Communications from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, California where she made  the Dean’s list and competed with the Mock Trial  Team, winning multiple awards. “Liz” then continued to Phoenix School of Law to pursue her Juris Doctorate degree. In law school, she not only  earned a position on the Law Review, but she also competed on the Moot Court Team with Managing Attorney, Abdul Jaiteh, Esq..

Prior to joining AJ Law in 2018, “Liz” was a Public Defender in Mohave County where she defended and protected the rights of thousands of individuals charged with misdemeanor and serious felony matters. “Liz” then moved to a private firm where she continued representing those with criminal matters, as well as family or domestic cases, and personal injury cases. While “Liz” has shifted from the criminal defense to civil practice, she fully understands what it means to fight and advocate for those who are up against all odds and have everything to lose.

Education

  • Phoenix School of Law, Phoenix, Arizona
    • J.D. - 2013
    • Honors: Moot Court, Managing Attorney, Abdul Jaiteh, Esq.
    • Honors: Law Review Staff Editor & Team Leader
  • University of California
    • Honors: Paralegal Certificate
  • California State Polytechnic University
    • Honors: Dean’s list
    • Honors: Mock Trial Team

Bar Admission

  • Arizona Supreme Court, 2013
  • U.S. District Court District of Arizona, 2017

Professional Associations

  • State Bar of Arizona
  • Arizona Association for Justice
  • Hispanic Bar Association – Los Abogados

Current Employment Position

  • Associate Attorney