Elizabeth M. Fratarcangeli
Education & Admissions
During her tenure with Cole Huber LLP, Elizabeth has worked on a wide variety of matters, including public law procedural and legal issues, labor and employment matters, general civil litigation and land use litigation. Currently, Elizabeth serves as Assistant City Attorney for the cities of Oakley and Antioch.
During law school, Elizabeth served as an extern for the Honorable Christopher Nuechterlein, and the Honorable Andrew Rodovich at the U.S. District Court, Northern District of Indiana. She was also the Associate Editor of the Valparaiso University Law Review, the Chief Justice of the school’s Moot Court team, and a law clerk for a prestigious firm in downtown Chicago
Elizabeth received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Loyola Marymount University in 2011, where she was on the Dean’s List. She then went on to receive her Juris Doctor in 2015 from Valparaiso University School of Law, graduating with honors. Elizabeth is admitted in all superior court in the state of California and all federal courts in the State of California.
Elizabeth has conducted numerous trainings on open-meeting laws and the Brown Act for her municipal clients. Elizabeth is also actively involved in the League of California Cities events and trainings.
Elizabeth enjoys spending time with her family. On most weekends you will find her enjoying the outdoors with her husband and their dog. Elizabeth also loves to cook and entertain her friends and family.
Associations and Memberships:
- Valparaiso University Moot Court, Chief Justice
- Valparaiso Law Review, Associate Editor
- Legal Writing Department Teacher’s Assistant
- 2013 Luther M. Swygert Memorial Moot Court Competition Finalist, Awarded Best Brief
- 2014 ABA Minority Judicial Clerkship Participant
- 2014 Duberstein Bankruptcy Moot Court Competition Finalist
- California Bar, 2016
- All Superior Courts in the State of California