Elisabeth Claus has provided legal opinions and advice to the United States Army as well as businesses and business leaders throughout Alaska and continues this practice at Outlook Law, LLC. She has advised military leaders, private citizens, as well as business owners to assist them in resolving a myriad of significant legal concerns. Consistently recognized for her excellence in legal practice and professional service, Elisabeth focuses on solving a client’s problems and advising them on the best solution in any situation or environment.
Elisabeth received her undergraduate degree at the United States Military Academy-West Point-and went on to earn her Juris Doctorate at Indiana University School of Law in Bloomington, Indiana. Elisabeth first came to Alaska when she was stationed in Anchorage with the 1st Brigade Combat Team (Airborne), 4th Infantry Division as an Army Brigade Judge Advocate. Elisabeth received a master’s degree in Military Law with a focus on government contract law and has litigated cases in military courts and in federal court as a Special Assistant United States Attorney—earning the rank of Lieutenant Colonel. Elisabeth has experience in appellate litigation of military tribunals, intelligence law, state and federal regulatory law, fiscal and government contract law, labor and employment law, health care law, and internal investigations. Prior to joining Outlook Law, Elisabeth practiced in Alaska, garnering additional experience in land use, business torts, corporate governance, and shareholder rights. Elisabeth is also Native American with direct lineage from the Lac Courte Oreilles (Ojibwe) tribe.
Elisabeth is excited to bring her legal skills and experience to Outlook Law.
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UNITED STATES ARMY JUDGE ADVOCATE SCHOOL
Master of Law in Military Law, focus on Government Contract Law, 2009
INDIANA UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW
Juris Doctor, 2004
President, International Law Association
UNITED STATES MILITARY ACADEMY
President, Equestrian Team
ADMITTED TO PRACTICE
Western District of Texas
Court of Federal Claims
ACTIVITIES, AFFILIATIONS, AND DISCTINCTIONS
Member, Veterans of Foreign Wars
Sponsor, Civil Engineering Design Project, Univ. of Mo., 2017-2018
Elisabeth enjoys time with her family and friends, traveling, as well as spending time enjoying the beauty of Alaska.