Elisabeth C. Yap

Senior Counsel

Elisabeth Yap joined the Office of the General Counsel in 2011. Prior to joining the office, she worked at NBC Universal as Vice President, Litigation. She also has served as an Assistant Attorney General in the Civil Rights Bureau of the New York State Attorney General's Office and was a Skadden Fellow at the Education Law Center.

Elisabeth clerked for Judge Richard S. Arnold of the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals. She graduated from Harvard Law School (J.D., 1997, magna cum laude), where she was Managing Editor of the Harvard Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review, and Harvard College.