Eleana joined her spouse and colleague, attorney Dennis Yacobozzi's practice to form Yacobozzi Drakatos, LLC. Their practice focuses in the areas of civil litigation, personal injury, wrongful death and medical malpractice.
Eleana was an attorney with the law firm of Colley Shroyer & Abraham in Columbus, Ohio for 10 years. She focused her practice in the areas of medical malpractice, product liability and personal injury. She negotiated hundreds of cases and has tried many cases to verdict.
She graduated from Ohio Wesleyan University with a double major in Psychology and Neuroscience. Her strong science background helps her in the practice of medical malpractice and personal injury.
Eleana earned her law degree from Capital University Law School. During law school, she clerked for the firm of Manos, Martin, Pergram & Dietz Co., L.P.A., in Delaware, Ohio.
Since 2004, she has served on the Boards of the Ohio Association for Justice (OAJ), the Central Ohio Association for Justice (COAJ), and the Women Lawyers of Franklin County (President 2013-14). Eleana is rated “AV” by Martindale Hubble, is a member of the National Trial Lawyers Association - Top 40 Under 40 and is listed in SuperLawyers – Rising Stars
Languages Spoken: Greek
Licensed since 2003
Contingent (33-40%), Free Consultation (60 minutes)
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|President's Award||Central Ohio Association for Justice||2015|
|Ohio Super Lawyers||Super Lawyers||2015|
|Rising Stars||Super Lawyers||2014|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2013|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2012|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2011|
|Adjunct Faculty||Columbus State Community College||2015 - 2015|
|Attorney||Colley Shroyer & Abraham||2003 - 2013|
|Law Clerk||Manos, Martin, Pergram & Dietz Co., L.P.A.||2001 - 2003|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Ohio State Bar Association||Board of Governors - Trustee at Large||2014 - Present|
|Women Lawyers of Franklin County||President||2013 - 2014|
|Central Ohio Association for Justice||Director||2013 - Present|
|Ohio Association for Justice||Trustee||2012 - Present|
|Central Ohio Association for Justice||Committee Chair||2011 - 2015|
|American Association for Justice||Member||2004 - 2014|
|American Bar Association||Member||2003 - 2014|
|Ohio State Bar Association||Member||2003 - Present|
|OAJ Medical Malpractice Section||Who Cares About The Standard of Care||2014|
|Ohio Trial (Ohio Association for Justice)||"The Big Lebowski: What Happens When You Have Sued The Wrong Dude?"||2011|
|Ohio Trial and Verdict Reporter||The Public's Right to Access Discovery Materials: An Overview of Ohio Law Following Lowe"||2007|
|Capital University Law School||N/A||Juris Doctor||2003|
|Ohio Wesleyan University||Psychology/Neuroscience||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2000|