Liz Brooks JD IBCLC FILCA
Liz Brooks, is a lactation consultant in private practice (since 1999) and a lawyer (since 1983). She has worked as a criminal prosecutor, a Congressional lobbyist and a federal litigator. Her legal expertise is in ethics, lobbying, administrative and criminal law. She is familiar by training and experience with the array of challenges faced by lactation consultants each day. Liz is on the Board of Directors of the International Lactation Consultant Association (ILCA: President July 2012-14; Secretary July 2005-11). She is an elected Board member to the United States Breastfeeding Committee (USBC) (August 2012-14), as the Alternate Representative for the United States Lactation Consultant Association (USLCA). Liz was designated Fellow of the International Lactation Consultant Association (FILCA) in 2008, the inaugural year for the program. She is the author of the book "Legal and Ethical Issues for the IBCLC"