Elizabeth S. Stone



Elizabeth “Betsy” Stone is an associate and litigation lawyer with Foley & Lardner LLP. She is a member of the firm’s Business Litigation & Dispute Resolution Practice.

During law school, Betsy was a summer associate at Foley and Sidley Austin LLP. She also worked as a judicial intern for the Honorable Justice Ann Walsh Bradley, as an extern for Wisconsin’s former Solicitor General, Misha Tseytlin, and as a research assistant. Before law school, Betsy worked at a boutique litigation firm in Milwaukee.


Betsy earned her law degree, summa cum laude, from the University of Wisconsin Law School (J.D., 2018), where she was elected to the Order of the Coif and was an articles editor for the Wisconsin Law Review. She achieved several awards during this time, including receiving the highest grade in nine courses. She was also on the Dean’s List for six semesters.

She graduated, magna cum laude, from Marquette University (B.A., 2014), where she was a member of Phi Beta Kappa honor society.

Selected Publications

  • Co-author, “Federal Court Denies Class Certification of 7-Eleven Franchisees in Misclassification Suit,” Foley Insights - Legal News: Distribution & Franchise (September 16, 2020)
  • Co-author, “5 Family Office Pitfalls That May Void Securities Exemptions,” Law360 (August 14, 2020)
  • Co-author, “U.S. Supreme Court Decision Creates Uncertainty, Liability Risk for Releases of Pollutants to Groundwater,” Manufacturing Industry Advisor (April 30, 2020)
  • Author, “Waste Class Actions: The Line Between Disappointment and Actionable Injury,” American Bar Association (Aug. 8, 2017)


Betsy is admitted to practice in Wisconsin and the United States District Courts for the Western and Eastern Districts of Wisconsin.