Attorney Christine T. Elzer has a wide range of experience in employment litigation and counseling. She is also a frequent lecturer for the Pennsylvania Bar Institute, where she instructs other attorneys on employment law topics. In addition, she has presented on advanced employment law topics to national audiences for the National Employment Lawyers Association (NELA).
Ms. Elzer is the Chair of the Western Pennsylvania Employment Lawyers Association (WPELA), a NELA affiliate. She also serves on the Board of Directors for the Mediation Council of Western Pennsylvania. Prior to forming Elzer Law Firm, LLC in 2015, Christine worked for another prominent employment law practice for more than seven years.
Christine has been selected as a Rising Star by Pennsylvania Super Lawyers for nine consecutive years. This honor is awarded to no more than 2.5% of the attorneys in the state. She has a perfect rating on Avvo.com, where her clients have described her as "a knowledgeable attorney who has your best interest at heart,” and whose “professionalism and attention to detail is extremely meticulous.”
Christine is a trained mediator, and is active in the Western Pennsylvania mediation community. She appears on the approved list of neutrals for the Western District of Pennsylvania's ADR program, and also provides mediation services pro bono for the EEOC.
UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH SCHOOL OF LAW
Juris Doctor, magna cum laude, 2008
UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH
Bachelor of Arts, summa cum laude, 2005
Majors: Sociology and Spanish
Certificate: Latin American Studies
Western Pennsylvania Employment Lawyers Association: Chair
National Employment Lawyers Association: Judicial Nominations Committee Rep.
Mediation Council of Western Pennsylvania: Member, Board of Directors
NELA-Eastern Pennsylvania: Member
Allegheny County Bar Association: Member
Pennsylvania Super Lawyers: Rising Star, 2011-2019
Elzer Law Firm, LLC