Elliot advises and represents clients in a broad range of insurance coverage and commercial litigation matters, including commercial general liability, property damage, personal injury, and environmental claims. He assists clients in evaluating the legal and factual issues in first-party and third-party insurance coverage disputes, including interpretation of policy provisions, and he also defends clients in complex litigation arising in both federal and state courts.
Elliot previously served as a staff attorney for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, where he assisted federal appellate judges in both civil and criminal cases. Before joining Cozen O'Connor, Elliot handled a wide variety of civil litigation matters, including representing domestic and international insurers in coverage disputes and construction defect claims and defending insureds against personal injury and property damage claims. Prior to law school, Elliot was a rabbinic intern in Atlanta, where he rendered rabbinic legal decisions and delivered lectures on matters of Jewish law and philosophy.
Elliot earned his law degree, with honors, from Emory University School of Law and his bachelor’s degree and master’s degree from Beth Medrash Govoha.