Elsa has assisted clients in major environmental matters involving perfluorochemicals (PFCs), oil spills and other alleged environmental damages. In the courtroom, she is skilled at cross-examining plaintiffs’ experts on complex scientific issues. When environmental disputes settle, Elsa has experience developing strategy, negotiating and overseeing large settlements.
Consumer and Commercial Litigation
Elsa’s business litigation experience also includes:
- Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) litigation
- Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) litigation
- Trade secrets litigation
- Contract disputes
Elsa is a keen strategist who develops case approach and merits arguments. She also designs and oversees discovery plans that help clients manage the cost and burden of discovery. Elsa has written and successfully argued dispositive motions. Elsa also represents clients during arbitrations and other forms of alternative dispute resolution, and she has first-chaired a TCPA arbitration.
Prior to law school, Elsa served in the U.S. Army, leading a platoon in Germany and Kosovo and later serving as a Company Commander in South Korea.