CHLPI’s Health Law and Policy Clinic is pleased to welcome its new Director of Health Care Access and Clinical Instructor to the team, Elizabeth Kaplan!
Elizabeth joined the Center for Health Law and Policy Innovation in 2022. Prior to joining CHLPI, Elizabeth worked as an Assistant Attorney General for Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey. There, Elizabeth represented a variety of state agencies, including MassHealth, in institutional reform and other litigation. Elizabeth also has experience working in a medical-legal partnership, where she provided direct legal services to low-income clients with chronic conditions such as HIV/AIDS and mental illness. Her work spanned a variety of areas, including legal issues related to Medicare, Medicaid, and the rollout of the Affordable Care Act.
Elizabeth clerked for the Hon. Margot Botsford of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court. She earned her JD from the University of California, Berkeley Law School, and her BA from Williams College. She is a licensed member of the Massachusetts Bar.