Elissa’s practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions, private equity investments, securities, corporate finance and general corporate and commercial law. Prior to joining Cassels as an associate, Elissa was both a summer and articling student with the firm.
Elissa received her J.D. from Dalhousie University in Halifax. In the spring of 2020, Elissa spent a semester working at Dalhousie Legal Aid Service, where she provided legal assistance to low income community members. Elissa graduated with an Honours Business Administration degree from the University of Mobile, AL, where she was a varsity soccer player. Elissa is fluent in both official languages and is pleased to assist clients in French and English.