Deborah Elsasser, whose practice focuses on insurance coverage and aviation litigation, has joined LDE as a Partner.

Deborah has more than 30 years of commercial and mass tort litigation experience that has included representing airlines, product manufacturers, multi-national corporations and insurers.  She regularly advises clients on insurance coverage issues and represents clients in declaratory judgment and bad faith litigation.

In addition to publishing articles and participating as a speaker at industry conferences on aviation litigation, insurance coverage, and federal and state court practice and procedure, Deborah has served on the Board of Directors of the Aviation Insurance Association as Director of the Attorneys’ Division (2015-2017).  Deborah was also a Co-Chair of the American Bar Association’s Mass Tort Committee and the Aviation Litigation Subcommittee (2008-2011).

Prior to joining LDE, Deborah was Senior Counsel at Clyde & Co. US LLP.