Elissa is an experienced advocate who accepts briefs in all areas of criminal and quasi-criminal law, including disciplinary and regulatory matters.
Before coming to the bar, Elissa worked at NSW Legal Aid. Whilst there, she regularly appeared as a solicitor advocate. She developed significant expertise in responding to the needs of a diverse range of clients, including those with factually and legally complex matters.
As a solicitor, Elissa has also worked overseas, advising organisations and individuals on regulatory matters across various jurisdictions.
Elissa has a Master of Laws (with distinction) from the University of NSW.
Elissa is reading with Anthony Lewis, and her senior mentor is Justin Hannebery KC.