Kristine Ellison represents corporate clients in a variety of commercial litigation matters, including Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) litigation and class action cases involving claims under various state consumer protection laws and federal laws such as the civil Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations (RICO) Act. She represents her clients on both the trial and appellate levels and regularly appears in the state and federal courts of Virginia.
Prior to joining Sutherland, Kristine was a litigation associate at a law firm in Washington, DC. There, she focused on commercial litigation and business disputes with an emphasis on employment and professional liability issues.
Awards and Rankings
Selected for inclusion in Washington, D.C., Super Lawyer® "Rising Stars" (2016)
Member, George Mason American Inn of Court
Member, Steering Committee of Appellate Advocacy Section, Defense Research Institute
Member, Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys
Member, Federalist Society
Member, American Bar Association