Elissa M. Holman

  • Trial Lawyer in State and Federal Courts
  • Personal Injury
  • Nursing Home Abuse & Neglect
  • Employment Law & Litigation
  • Civil Rights and Discrimination Litigation
  • Product Liability
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Insurance Law

Elissa practices in the area of litigation with an emphasis in civil litigation including nursing home abuse & neglect, personal injury, and civil rights discrimination. Elissa brings to her practice a strong background in corporate leadership and organization through having worked for over a decade in the financial sector, including through the financial crisis and mergers and acquisitions. Elissa works to understand and enforce clients’ rights through vigorous advocacy.

education:
 
  • University of Missouri - Kansas City, J.D., 2018
    • Mock Trial Team
    • President, Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys Student Chapter (2016-2017)
    • Law Clerk for Jackson County (Kansas City, MO) Special Victims Unit (2016)
    • Law Clerk for The Ricket Law Firm (Kansas City, MO), Nursing Home Abuse & Neglect (2017/2018)
  • University of Missouri - Kansas City, 2006 cum laude
Bar Admissions:
 
  • Iowa State Bar Association
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Iowa
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Iowa
  • Missouri Bar Association
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Missouri
Professional Affiliations:
 
  • Iowa Association for Justice
  • Iowa State Bar Association
  • Polk County Bar Association
  • Missouri Bar Association
  • Polk County Women Attorneys
  • Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association