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Assertive Representation In State & Federal Court

Elizabeth Conkin

Attorney Elizabeth Conkin
  • Of Counsel


Cincinnati, OH





Attorney Elizabeth Conkin
Elizabeth Conkin is a 1986 graduate of Chicago-Kent College of Law. After eight successful years as a civil litigation and trial attorney in Chicago, she moved to Cincinnati in 1994, where she continued as a civil litigation and trial attorney until 2012. For the past 10 years, Ms. Conkin has been Of Counsel with Arenstein & Gallagher, where Ms. Conkin represents appellate clients in both state and federal courts. Ms. Conkin is one of only a few local lawyers in private practice handling federal Habeas Corpus litigation.

Areas Of Practice

  • Criminal Law


  • Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Illinois
    • J.D. - 1986
  • DePauw University, Greencastle, Indiana
    • B.A. - 1983
    • Major: English Literature

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 1986
  • Ohio, 1995
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit

Representative Cases

  • Carusone v. Warden, 966 F.3d 474, 2020, 6th Cir.
  • State v. Honeycutt, 2014-Ohio-352, 12th Dist.
  • State v. Tommy Glover, 2023-Ohio-1153 (1st Dist.) 202

Past Employment Positions

  • Gonzalez, Saggio & Harlan, 2001-2011
  • Benesch, Friedlander, Coplan & Aronoff, 1994-1999
  • Pretzel & Stouffer, 1989-1994
  • Goggin, Cutler & Hull
  • Sherman, Gray & Lloyd