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Elsa Sham

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Elsa Sham is an associate at Lagerlof, Senecal, Gosney & Kruse, LLP.

Elsa specializes in representing individuals, businesses, and local governments on diverse issues, including business litigation, corporate law, estate planning, water law, and litigation prevention. In addition, Elsa has over ten years of experience representing manufacturers, distributors, and retailers in complex product liability, toxic tort, personal injury, and construction defect matters.

Elsa received a B.A. in Political Science at the University of California, Irvine. She earned her J.D. from Chapman University School of Law, graduating in the top 20% of her class. While in law school, Elsa served as a judicial extern for the Honorable John E. Ryan of the United States Bankruptcy Court and the Honorable James J. DiCesare of the Santa Ana Superior Court. During this time, Elsa was a Dean’s Law Scholarship recipient all through law school as well as an Orange County Asian American Bar Association Scholarship recipient. She received the highest grade point average in the Environmental, Land Use and Real Estate Law Emphasis program and four CALI awards. In addition, Elsa was a Contributing Editor for the Nexus Journal of Opinion and Co-President of the Asian Pacific American Law Student Association.

Elsa  is admitted to practice law before the United States District Court, Central District of California and all California state courts. She enjoys traveling, sushi and trying new restaurants.