Elisa is responsible for MarkLogic’s global legal affairs as general counsel and assistant secretary. Elisa’s legal career spans more than 25 years and she has served as a law firm partner as well as head of an in-house legal and human resources department. Her areas of expertise include corporate, financing, and intellectual property matters as well as commercial transactions.
Prior to joining MarkLogic, Elisa was general counsel and secretary of eMeter corporation, an enterprise software company. Elisa advised eMeter from its initial start-up phase through its merger with Siemens. Prior to eMeter, Elisa was a corporate partner at Pillsbury Winthrop LLP and Sideman and Bancroft LLP. Elisa earned her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California San Diego and her J.D. from Santa Clara University School of Law.