Elaina joined KSLN in 2019 as an attorney pending admission working primarily in the Insurance Defense Litigation Group and Trucking Defense Group. She works extensively in all aspects of defense litigation especially involving the firms growing number of trucking cases. 


Prior to attending law school, Elaina graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree from SUNY Geneseo in 2016 majoring in Political Science and minoring in History. She had the pleasure of serving as SUNY Geneseo Crew Club’s head coxswain and Secretary. 


Elaina earned her JD from Syracuse University College of Law.  During law school she founded the Syracuse Chapter of the Mindfulness in the Law Society (MILS). From 2018 to 2019 she served as the National Mindfulness in the Law Society’s National Student Chair managing and forming 25 law school chapters across the country. She spoke about mindfulness practices at law schools at the National Association of Law Student Affairs Professionals Conference (June 2018) and National Mindfulness Conference endorsed by the ABA (August 2018). 


Elaina has also had the distinct pleasure of serving as both a Research Assistant to Associate Dean and David M. Levy L'48 Professor of Law, Nina Kohn and Teaching Assistant to Teaching Professor of Law, Andrew Greenberg. Additionally, she clerked for the Honorable Emilio Colaiacovo, New York, Supreme Court, Erie County.


Elaina is very excited to be a part of the KSLN Team! 


  • J.D., Syracuse University College of Law

  • B.A., State University of New York at Geneseo, Political Science with a History Minor


  • Founder and President of the Mindfulness in the Law Society Syracuse Chapter 

  • National Student Chair, MILS Student Division

  • Syracuse College of Law Teaching and Research Assistant 


  • New York State