Elizabeth A. Camputaro

Elizabeth Camputaro is part of the team representing county and municipal governments in litigation targeting the alleged aggressive and fraudulent marketing of prescription opioid painkillers by pharmaceutical companies and distributors.


In addition, Elizabeth has several years of experience representing institutional investors in complex securities fraud and shareholder derivative matters, including serving on litigation teams in class action suits filed against Medtronic, Inc; State Street Corp.; Sprint Nextel Corp.; and Advanced Micro Devices.

Prior to joining Motley Rice, Elizabeth served as a judicial law clerk for the Honorable Deadra L. Jefferson, Ninth Judicial Circuit. While in law school, Elizabeth was a member of the Federal Courts Law Review, contributed more than 100 hours of pro bono service, and served as a judicial extern for the Honorable Thomas L. Hughston, Ninth Judicial Circuit.

Active in her community, Elizabeth previously served on the South Carolina Bar Diversity Committee, and has served as an Election Commissioner for Beaufort and Summerville municipalities, Beaufort County Council Library Board Trustee, and international missionary with Project Medishare and One World Health.

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  • J.D. magna cum laude, Charleston School of Law, 2008
  • B.A., Columbia College, 2004


  • American Bar Association
  • South Carolina Bar Association
  • Charleston Bar Association

Licensed In

  • South Carolina

Admitted to Practice Before

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims
  • U.S. District Court for the District of South Carolina


Active Case

Opioid Litigation

The growing opioid epidemic crosses virtually all demographics, and with more than half a million related deaths recorded in the U.S. since 2015, the crisis has officially been declared a public health emergency.

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