Bar Admissions

  • Maryland
  • District of Columbia
  • New York

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland


  • J.D., University of Maryland School of Law, 2009
  • B.A., Political Science, Johns Hopkins University, 2006
    Phi Beta Kappa, general and departmental honors


  • Maryland State Bar Association

    American Bar Association

    Defense Research Institute
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Elizabeth A. Ordun

Staff Attorney

Liz Ordun is an attorney in Venable LLP's Product Liability and Mass Torts Litigation Practice Group. Her practice focuses on defense against claims involving occupational and para-occupational exposure to asbestos. Liz has participated in extensive motions practice and has deposed and cross-examined hundreds of fact witnesses on a variety of subject matters including occupational and para-occupational exposure to asbestos, product identification, alternative exposure, and pain and suffering.

Significant Matters

Liz obtained summary judgment for her client in three cases involving the three-year statute of limitations period on household exposure to asbestos.

Liz is part of a team that is currently defending a contractor distributor in more than 30,000 asbestos-related personal injury and wrongful death cases filed in the state of Maryland.

Liz was part of a team that tried to verdict cases involving claims of occupational cancer, lung disease, and death.