Elisa Samaniego is an associate attorney in the firm’s Business Department. Her area of practice includes corporate and business, real estate, estate planning and probate. Elisa began her legal career in Kemp Smith’s trial department defending insurance carriers in bad faith litigation, representing insurance carriers on behalf of policy holders, and defending employers and insurance carriers under the Texas Workers’ Compensation Act.
A native El Pasoan, Elisa received her B.B.A. in Finance and International Business from the University of Texas at El Paso. She attended Louisiana State University Paul M. Hebert Law Center on a full tuition scholarship and graduated from LSU Law with a J.D. and Graduate Diploma in Comparative Law. Elisa also studied at Universite Jean Moulin in Lyon, France, and earned a Graduate Diploma in European and International Business Law.
Elisa is currently on the board of CASA of El Paso, Progress 321, and the El Paso Young Lawyers Association. She also volunteers for the Sun Bowl Association.
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