Education & CV
- LL.M., Harvard Law School
- J.D., University of Tennessee College of Law
- B.A., Emory University
- Civil Litigation
- Constitutional Law
- Federal Courts
- Health Law
- Supreme Court of the United States
Professor Foley is Of Counsel in the Washington, D.C. office of BakerHostetler, LLP, where she practices constitutional litigation. She presently serves on the Florida Advisory Committee of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights, on the Editorial Board of the Cato Supreme Court Review, and on the Research Advisory Board of the James Madison Institute. She has served as a member of the Committee on Embryonic Stem Cell Guidelines of the Institute of Medicine, National Academy of Sciences, and in 2011 was a Fulbright Scholar at the College of Law of the National University of Ireland, Galway. From 2011-2013, Foley held the Institute for Justice Chair in Constitutional Litigation, during which time she served as Executive Director of the Florida Chapter of the Institute for Justice, litigating constitutional cases relating to economic liberty. She has authored or co-authored several amicus briefs before the U.S. Supreme Court, including the Institute for Justice’s brief on Obamacare. In 2012, Professor Foley was selected to give a talk at FIU’s inaugural TEDx event, on the topic “When Are You Really Dead?”
Prior to joining FIU, Professor Foley was a Professor of Law at Michigan State University College of Law and an Adjunct Professor at the MSU College of Human Medicine. Prior to becoming a law teacher, Foley served as a law clerk to the Honorable Carolyn Dineen King of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit and spent several years on Capitol Hill as a health policy advisor, serving as Senior Legislative Aide to U.S. Congressman (now U.S. Senator) Ron Wyden (D-OR), Legislative Aide for the D.C. office of the Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York, and a Legislative Aide for U.S. Congressman Michael Andrews (D-TX).
Professor Foley graduated summa cum laude from the University of Tennessee College of Law, where she was an Articles Editor of the Tennessee Law Review, inducted into Order of the Coif, and valedictorian of her class. She has a B.A. in History from Emory University and an LL.M. from Harvard Law School.
An energetic and innovative classroom teacher, Professor Foley was selected in 2012 as First Runner-Up for FIU’s “Worlds Ahead” Faculty Award. She received the “Professor of the Year” award from the College of Law for the 2009-2010 academic year. She is admitted to practice law in Florida, Texas, and before the U.S. Supreme Court.
- Elizabeth Price Foley to argue case at US Court of Appeals for Ninth Circuit on Sept. 11
- Elizabeth Price Foley in L.A. Times
- Professor Elizabeth Price Foley provided testimony to the United States Congress Committee on Science, Space & Technology
- Professor Elizabeth Price Foley publishes op-ed in Wall Street Journal
- Professor Foley testifies before House Judiciary Committee