Student Profile: Elizabeth Sutton

Meet Elizabeth Sutton. He is a 2L student at Charleston School of Law. 

She earned her undergraduate degree at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. Sutton earned her degree in English with a minor in biology. 

Sutton, a native of LaGrange, North Carolina, said she is pursuing her law degree to serve the greater good.

“I want to work with survivors no matter what I do,” she said. “It’s really cool to see that no matter what area of law you practice — where it’s family law, civil law, criminal law — you are probably going to interact with a survivor.”

Watch our latest student profile below for more about Elizabeth Sutton and her journey in law school.


The Charleston School of Law is an ABA-accredited law school nationally recognized for its student-centric culture. Our faculty and staff are committed to preparing you for success both in the classroom and in the legal profession.

  • The Princeton Review ranks Charleston School of Law professors sixth in the country for faculty accessibility and No. 12 nationwide in quality of teaching (2022)
  • Charleston School of Law faculty ranked among the top of The Princeton Review’s list of Best Professors in the nation (2016-2018)
  • Experiential Learning: Charleston School of Law students have access to more than 150 externship sites, creating opportunities for experiential learning in the legal field.
  • Community Service: Charleston School of Law students have performed more than 241,000 community service hours (2004-current).
  • Students have won the National Tax Moot Court Championship for seven consecutive years (2012-2018)

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