BOSTON, MA – (September 2023) – Boston-based, full-service law firm Rubin and Rudman is proud to announce that Elizabeth M. Sullivan has been elected as the newest member of the firm’s Executive Committee.
“I am pleased to welcome Elizabeth to the Executive Committee,” said John J. McGivney, Managing Partner. “In her six-plus years at Rubin and Rudman, Elizabeth has not only proven herself to be a keen and trusted advisor to her clients, but she has become a leader within the firm and a dedicated mentor to our junior attorneys. Elizabeth’s commitment to outstanding client service, collaborative spirit and strong leadership skills will be hugely beneficial to our firm’s continued success,” added McGivney.
Sullivan, a Partner and member of the firm’s Labor and Employment and Higher Education practice groups, focuses her practice on higher education, employment law, and labor relations. She represents employers regarding the negotiations and implementation of collective bargaining agreements and the defense of employment actions, and she provides employers with advice on such matters as hiring and promotion, disciplinary action, performance management, internal investigations, and discrimination claims.
Additionally, Sullivan counsels and provides training for employers on matters relating to the ADA, ADEA, FMLA, PFML, FERPA, Title IX, Clery Act, VAWA, wage and hour law, and public records and open meeting law. Before joining Rubin and Rudman, she was the Director of Labor Relations for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Department of Revenue and the Massachusetts Office of Information Technology.
“I am grateful to be elected to the firm’s Executive Committee,” said Sullivan, “and I am excited to serve alongside my respected colleagues as we work together to continue the strategic growth and success of the firm. My elevation is just one more example of Rubin and Rudman’s steadfast commitment to recruiting, hiring, supporting and promoting women at the firm.”
Boston Magazine recently recognized Sullivan as a “Top Lawyer in Boston” for Labor and Employment Law, and Best Lawyers in America® recognized her in 2023-2024 for Employment Law – Management side. She received her J.D. from New England Law School and a B.A. from Johns Hopkins University.
In addition to Sullivan, the firm’s Executive Committee includes the following partners: