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Elissa received her law degree from Loyola University New Orleans College of Law in 2011.  In law school, Elissa was an active member of the Moot Court program serving as an Oralist on the Tulane Sports Law team and later becoming an Executive Board member where she coached the Bankruptcy and Criminal Procedure teams. Additionally, Elissa received three Law Excellence Awards for the highest grade in Pretrial Litigation, Copyright Law and Moot Court, in addition to the ABA-BNA Award for Excellence in the Study of Intellectual Property Law.


Prior to law school, Elissa graduated cum laude from the University of Georgia in 2008 with a Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice.  Elissa was born and raised in Marietta, Georgia and currently resides in Atlanta.


 

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Goodman McGuffey Lindsey & Johnson, LLP

3340 Peachtree Road, N.E.
Suite 2100
Atlanta, GA, 30326

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
GAActive Member in Good Standing 201110/26/2013
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Award for Excellence in the Study of Intellectual Property LawABA-BNA2011
Law Excellence Award-Pretrial LitigationLoyola University New Orleans College of Law2011
First Place Moot Court TeamTulane Mardi Gras Invitational Moot Court Competition2010
Best OralistTulane Mardi Gras Invitational Moot Court Competition2010
Law Excellence Award-Copyright LawLoyola University New Orleans College of Law2010
Law Excellence Award-Moot CourtLoyola University New Orleans College of Law2009
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Volunteer AttorneyAtlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation2012 - Present
AttorneyFoy & Associates, PC2011 - Present
Law ClerkHebbler & Giordano2010 - 2010
Moot Court Teaching AssistantLoyola University New Orleans College Of Law2010 - 2010
InternWestern Judicial Circuit Public Defender's Office2008 - 2008
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
State Bar of GeorgiaN/AN/A
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Loyola Marymount UniversityLawJD - Juris Doctor2011
University of Georgia School of LawCriminal JusticeBA - Bachelor of Arts2008