Elsa Horowitz is a partner in the litigation department of Wolf, Rifkin, Shapiro, Schulman & Rabkin, LLP. Her practice is focused primarily on business and commercial litigation matters. Ms. Horowitz practices in both State and Federal courts.






Areas of Practice

Business and Commercial Litigation

  • Provisional remedies including extensive receivership litigation, writs of attachment, writs of possession and preliminary injunctions
  • Civil litigation, commercial collections and general counsel for skilled nursing facilities and commercial suppliers
  • Contractual disputes
  • Fraud issues and fraudulent business practices
  • Business torts and defense of principles
  • Real estate disputes, including specific performance actions, boundary disputes and adverse possession claims
  • Enforcement of judgments including levy procedures and foreclosures


  • Juris Doctor (1997), Southwestern University School of Law, Los Angeles, California; recipient of "CALI" award and member of the Interscholastic Trial Advocacy Team
  • Bachelor of Science in Biology (1993), University of California, Los Angeles, California


  • Member of the State Bar of California


  • Member of the Los Angeles County Bar Association
  • Member of the Commercial Law and Bankruptcy Section

Honors & Outside Activities

  • Listed in California Super Lawyers as a Rising Star (2007, 2009, 2010, 2011)

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