Elizabeth Goldman

Clinical Professor of Law
Director, Securities Arbitration Clinic

Education

B.A., 1987, State University of New York at Albany
J.D., 1990, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law 

Areas of Expertise

Arbitration
Federal Procedure
Securities Law

Bio

Professor Goldman, who directs the Securities Arbitration Clinic and teaches courses on securities arbitration and pretrial practice, joined Cardozo as an adjunct in 2001. During seven years of service as senior counsel at the Division of Enforcement of the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in the Northeast Regional Office in New York, she prosecuted numerous federal securities law violations. While at the SEC, Professor Goldman received multiple awards, including the US Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman’s Award for Excellence. She also received awards from US Attorney Rosalind Mauskopf and US Attorney Loretta Lynch for assistance in the criminal prosecutions of more than 100 individuals and corporate entities in significant cases involving federal securities law violations. She began her career as a law clerk for US District Court Judge Clarence C. Newcomer in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania before joining Kelley Drye & Warren, LLP, where she worked on commercial and securities arbitrations.

 

Professor Goldman is a Full-Time Faculty member of Cardozo's Kukin Program for Conflict Resolution.  In addition to directing the Securities Arbitration Clinic, she teaches Pre-Trial Practice.

Contact Information

212.790.6648

Cardozo School of Law
55 Fifth Avenue
Room 1116
New York, NY 10003