Elizabeth J. Brown is an associate practicing in the Litigation Department in the Kansas City office of Lewis Rice. Elizabeth advises clients on matters relating to commercial and civil litigation. She is also trained in the area of biotechnology and genomics law, advising on the legal implications of new scientific discoveries and emerging technologies.

Elizabeth was selected by her peers for inclusion in Best Lawyers® Ones to Watch for 2023-2024.

Practice Areas


  • Arizona State University, Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law (J.D., 2018)
    • National Association of Women Lawyers Outstanding Graduate Award
    • CALI Award in Research Ethics and Law
    • ASU Law and Science Institute Center Scholar
    • Chair of Recruitment and Participant, Moot Court
  • Missouri Western State University (B.S., summa cum laude, 2015)
    • History, minor in Legal Studies
    • Valedictorian, School of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Legal Background

  • Judicial clerk, Supreme Court of North Dakota (2018-2019)
  • Blackstone Fellow (2017-present)
  • Legal intern, Bioethics Defense Fund (2017)
  • Law clerk, Helbert Law Offices, PLLC (2016-2017)
  • Law clerk, Law Offices of Drew F. Davis (2016-2017)


  • North Dakota Bar
  • Missouri Bar
  • Kansas Bar