Elyse Hartley joined Ozarks Elder Law as an associate estate planning and elder law attorney in 2014. She grew up on a farm in Central Missouri and worked as an insurance agent in her family’s business during and after college. She graduated with honors from the Trulaske College of Business at the University of Missouri, where she was selected to participate in the Harry and Ann Cornell Leadership Program.
Following college, Elyse decided to pursue a career in estate planning and elder law after recognizing a need for such services among her own family and friends. She attended University of Missouri School of Law where she worked as a research assistant for Professor David English in the area of estates and trusts. She also clerked in an estate planning firm and a general practice firm while in law school.
In her spare time, Elyse enjoys attending Mizzou football games, spending time at the Lake of the Ozarks, and traveling with friends and family. Elyse is also active in P.E.O. and the Springfield Metropolitan Bar Association.