She has supported cases involving business litigation, commercial litigation, complex litigation, intellectual property, trade secret, probate litigation, and insurance defense matters. She is well-versed in civil procedure, local, state and federal rules, calendaring and docketing, and has experience with all aspects of case work up to and including trial and post-trial.
Elena is a long-time member of the Santa Clara County Legal Professionals Association (SCCLPA). She received the 2016 SCCLPA President’s Award and currently serves on its Executive Board as Parliamentarian. She is also a Notary Public and member of the National Notary Association. Elena is a California Certified Legal Secretary (CCLS). This certification is achieved by passing a comprehensive examination on topics such as California legal procedures, legal terminology, reasoning and ethics, and communications. As a CCLS, Elena belongs to a select group of qualified legal professionals whose skills have been tested and proved.