Elizabeth Stapleton

Elizabeth Stapleton

elizabeths@peterscpas.com

Education

B.S. in Accounting, SUNY Oswego, 2011

Juris Doctor, Albany Law School, 2014

M.B.A in Accounting, Expected Graduation 2019

Elizabeth joined Peters & Associates, CPAs, P.C. in December 2017, as an intern. Elizabeth graduated cum laude from SUNY Oswego in 2011 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and magna cum laude from Albany Law School in 2014 with a Juris Doctor. While enrolled at Albany Law, she participated in the on-campus Low-Income Taxpayer Clinic, was employed as a Law Clerk in the Low-Income Taxpayer Clinic of the Legal Aid Society of Northeastern New York, and was awarded the John Dugan Prize for academic excellence in the area of Tax Law.

Elizabeth was admitted to the New York State Bar in January of 2015. Prior to enrolling in graduate school and joining Peters & Associates as an intern, Elizabeth practiced law in the Southern Tier and focused her practice primarily in the areas of estate planning and administration and real estate law. She is currently enrolled in the Public Accounting M.B.A. program at SUNY Oswego and expects to graduate in December of 2018, at which time she will continue to pursue CPA licensure.

Elizabeth currently resides in North Bay, NY, and enjoys attending concerts, running, biking, yoga, hiking, camping, and spending lots of time with her two dogs, Jake and Hazel.