Elisabeth Goodman joins firm; Cain Hibbard opens Williamstown office

Attorney Elisabeth Goodman of Williamstown has joined Cain Hibbard & Myers as a partner, expanding the firm’s busy real estate, zoning and environmental practice.  Goodman will anchor Cain Hibbard & Myers’ expansion in North County, with the firm’s adding an office at Goodman’s current location at 377 Main Street, Williamstown.

Goodman’s practice focuses on real estate, land use, zoning and environmental law, with a particular specialty in environmental issues. She graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Rutgers University, and earned her law degree from the American University Washington College of Law. For approximately 10 years, she was the Berkshire-based attorney for a Boston firm specializing in environmental issues; earlier she was deputy chief counsel and acting chief counsel for the Massachusetts Highway Department and for Boston’s Third Harbor Tunnel/Central Artery Project. She has served as a visiting lecturer at Williams College and at Bennington College. She has also served on the boards of Greylock ABC, Inc., which is affiliated with the national program “A Better Chance,” and the Williamstown Chamber of Commerce. She is a member of the Williamstown Finance Committee.

Said Cain Hibbard & Myers Managing Partner Lucy Prashker, “Elisabeth is a perfect fit for our practice and our culture: she is a terrific lawyer and she is active in our community.  We are delighted to have her on board.”

Elisabeth is based in the firm’s Williamstown and Pittsfield offices and can be reached at 413-443-4771 or [email protected].

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