Jenner & Block

Elizabeth Avunjian is an associate in the Litigation Department.

Ms. Avunjian received her JD from USC Gould School of Law in 2020.  While in law school, Ms. Avunjian was selected to participate in USC’s Hale Moot Court Honors Program.  While competing in the Moot Court Competition, she earned the Anthony and Susan Taylor Written Advocacy Award for Best Brief and became an Oral Advocacy Quarterfinalist.  Ms. Avunjian subsequently became Advocacy Vice Chair on the Executive Board and received an Outstanding Service Award.  During law school, Ms. Avunjian was also a member of the USC Post-Conviction Justice Project Clinic, where she served as a certified law student representing California life-term inmates at their parole eligibility hearings. 

Ms. Avunjian received her BA in Political Science, summa cum laude, from UCLA in 2016.  Prior to law school, she was an assistant coach for UCLA’s Debate Union.