Liz joined CoveyLaw’s sister non-profit Tamzidat’s team as Counsel/Legal Fellow in 2016, leading its research and advocacy efforts on artist mobility, and foreign artist tax withholding. Prior to Tamizdat, Liz worked as a tax associate (Mayer Brown; Cadwalader; McDermott Will & Emery), during which time she researched and advised clients on a variety of tax matters, including tax withholding issues and international tax treaties. Liz was awarded a Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst after college, and while in law school she received grants to work as an intern at the Institute for the Study of International Migration (Georgetown University) and Amnesty International. She has also studied, worked, and volunteered in Berlin (Freie Universitaet; Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung) and Tbilisi (Georgian Young Lawyers’ Association), as well as at SIPA and Harlem School of the Arts. In addition to her work in law, policy, and the arts, Liz writes fiction, which has been published in the literary journal Lalitamba (2016) and is forthcoming in the anthology, WAVES: A Confluence of Women’s Voices. Liz holds an A.B. in English, with a Certificate in Germanic Languages and Literatures, from Princeton University, an M.I.A. from Columbia University – SIPA, and a J.D. from New York University School of Law.