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Licensed

  1. Criminal Defense: 100%

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (sometimes), Free consultation (45 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

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2 total 

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  • Jeffrey C. Wong

    Elissa's personal service to her clients is exceeded only by her skill in the courtroom. There is no other lawyer I would trust more to handle the serious criminal defense needs of my clients.

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  • Dawn Elizabeth Padanyi

    I endorse this lawyer. Elissa is intelligent, hard working, exceptionally skilled in the court room and goes the extra mile to get the results her clients deserve. I highly recommend Elissa!

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Contact info

CEVALLOS & WONG, LLP

40 Court Street
Newtown, PA, 18940

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
PAActive200404/02/2016
NYDelinquent200003/07/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Pennsylvania Rising StarPhiladelphia Magazine and Law & Politics Magazine (2010)2010
Arthur B. Walsh AwardBucks County Bar Association2008
Order of the BarristersNational Order of the Barristers1998
Best AdvocateTexas Mock Trial Invitational1997
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerCevallos & Wong, LLP2011 - Present
AssociateMellon Webster & Shelly2006 - 2010
Assistant District AttorneyBucks County District Attorney's Office2004 - 2006
Legislative CounselOffice of the New York City Comptroller2002 - 2004
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersBoard of Directors2011 - Present
Bucks County Bar Association, Bench Bar CommitteeChair2011 - Present
Bucks County Bar AssociationBoard of Directors2008 - Present
Bucks County Bar Association, Pro Bono CommitteeMember2007 - Present
Bucks County Bar Association, Criminal Law SectionMember2006 - Present
Bucks County Bar AssociationMember2006 - Present
Pennsylvania Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2006 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2006 - Present
Bucks County Bar Association, Pro-Bono CommitteeChair2009 - 2009
Bucks County Bar Association, Pro-Bono CommitteeVice Chair2008 - 2008
Bucks County Bar Association, Race Judicata 5K SubcommitteeChair2008 - 2011
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Commonwealth v. StewartNot guilty
Commonwealth v. LasterNot guilty
Commonwealth v. GibsonNot guilty
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Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Texas School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1998
Mount Holyoke CollegeN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1994
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
PROGRESSLaw and Responsibility2010