An associate in our Litigation Group, Elissa practises in all areas of litigation with an emphasis on commercial law and professional liability. She works on a variety of matters including contractual and shareholder disputes, construction lien actions, and allegations of professional misconduct.
Prior to joining Torkin Manes, Elissa practised at a litigation boutique in Toronto. Throughout her years at law school, Elissa was the president of the student chapter of the Ontario Trial Lawyers Association and was named top oralist in the annual Zuber Moot competition. She also volunteered at a community legal aid clinic, advocating on behalf of community members with various legal issues.