Elizabeth Hensen is an Associate in the Corporate Practice Group.

Elizabeth focuses her practice on a broad range of general corporate and securities matters, including mergers and acquisitions, compliance with federal and state securities laws, corporate governance, and general commercial transactions. Elizabeth has represented diverse businesses of all sizes, including publicly and closely held corporations, in securities, corporate finance, and business organization matters.

Prior to joining Freeborn, Elizabeth served as Assistant General Counsel at Exelon Corporation and Deputy General Counsel and Vice President at Patriot National, Inc. Her in-house experience enables her to bring a creative, business-focused approach to providing solutions for clients.

Professional Activities: 
  • Member, Society for Corporate Governance
  • Member, American Bar Association
Speaking Engagements: 
  • Thomson Reuters 2016 Midwestern M&A/Private Equity Forum, Panelist: “Shareholder Activism and Advising the Board of Directors” (May 2016). 
  • Thomson Reuters 2015 Southwestern M&A/Private Equity Forum, Panelist: “Negotiating Cross Border Transactions” (June 2015). 

Education

J.D., DePaul University College of Law
B.A., Duke University

State Bar Admissions

Illinois