Elizabeth P. Ewens

Elizabeth Ewens is a Partner in Ellison Schneider Harris & Donlan. Elizabeth’s practice focuses on water resources law, including the preservation and defense of surface and groundwater rights. Her experience includes the representation of clients in complex water and environmental disputes, including surface water adjudications, groundwater litigation, and litigation involving State Water Project contracts and area of origin laws, as well as advising clients on matters involving Proposition 218 and groundwater charges, implementation of the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA), and environmental and other laws affecting the exercise of water rights. Elizabeth’s experience also includes the representation of clients at the administrative, trial court, and appellate court levels, and successful advocacy of her clients’ interests in complex mediations and settlement negotiations.