Elizabeth Cabraser serves on the executive committee of the Council of the American Law Institute (ALI) and is an advisor to several ALI projects. She has served on the federal civil rights advisory committee since 2011.
Cabraser has written extensively on legal issues. She was the editor-in-chief of California Class Actions Practice and Procedures in 2003. Cabraser co-authored "Mass But Not (Necessarily) Class: Emerging Aggregation Alternatives Under the Federal Rules," in American Bar Association’s 8th Annual National Institute on Class Actions, New York (Oct. 15, 2004), New Orleans (Oct. 29, 2004); co-author, "2004 ABA Toxicology Monograph-California State Law," (January 2004);
Cabraser was honored by the American Bar Association on Women in the Profession with the Margaret Brent Women Lawyers of Achievement Award. She was named by Law & Politics magazine as the Northern California Super Lawyer in 2004. She received the University of California, Berkeley School of Law Citation Award in 2003 and was named a “Top 30 Women Litigators," by the California Daily Journal in 2002.
Cabraser received her J.D. and A.B. from Berkeley.