About Elissa Fitzmartin
Elissa Fitzmartin has over a decade of experience representing injured victims of negligence. She has successfully recovered millions of dollars for her deserving clients. Elissa has handled personal injury cases throughout Florida, as well as in Georgia, California, Maryland, and South Dakota.
She began her career representing those accused of serious crimes. She gained extensive courtroom and trial advocacy skills. Elissa is passionate about advocating on behalf of individuals dealing with unfortunate circumstances, and holding accountable those persons and corporations who caused her clients harm.
She has been recognized by Best Lawyers – Ones to Watch in the area of Plaintiff’s Personal Injury Litigation, as a Top Lawyer by the Boca Raton Observer, and she is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, reserved for those lawyers who have won a verdict or settlement for $1,000,000 or more. She is an active member of the Board of Directors of the South Palm Beach County Bar Association, as well as a past President of the South Palm Beach County Bar Association Young Lawyers Section.
“My attorney Elissa Fitzmartin is amazing and always answered the phone when I needed help and was always comforting to talk to throughout my process. Overall she is a great choice when looking for a personal injury lawyer they definitely got me the settlement I deserved and treated me great throughout the whole process and are professional”
- University of Maryland, B.A.
- University of Miami School of Law, J.D.
- Magna Cum Laude
- The Florida Bar
- United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida
- Admitted Pro Hac Vice in South Dakota Federal Court
Professional Associations and Memberships
- South Palm Beach County Bar Association
- Current Board of Directors
- Past President of the Young Lawyers Section
- Palm Beach County Justice Association
- South Palm Beach County Chapter of the Florida Association of Women Lawyers
More about Elissa Fitzmartin
Elissa was born and raised in Connecticut. She obtained her Bachelor of Arts degree in Government and Politics from the University of Maryland, College Park, where she was a Dean’s List recipient and member of the Zeta Tau Alpha sorority. She graduated with honors from the University of Miami School of Law, where she was a merit scholarship recipient, Dean’s List recipient, and member of law review, moot court, and the federal appellate clinic.
In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and son, weight lifting, playing softball, and trying new restaurants throughout South Florida.