Elizabeth PerduePartner, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius
Betsy Perdue is a partner at the law firm of Morgan Lewis & Bockius, an international law firm with 1200 attorneys worldwide. A member of the firm’s Business and Finance Practice Group, she represents privately-held businesses and lenders in mergers, acquisitions, and financing transactions, with a special focus on transactions to sell companies to their employees via employee stock ownership plans (ESOPs). She has been involved in the work of Opportunity for over 10 years, and is a past chair of the Womens Opportunity Fund and past vice-chair of Opportunity International. She received her law degree from the University of Chicago Law School and bachelor of arts degree in economics from Pomona College.