Elana Raphaely, from Baltimore County, knew from a young age that she wanted to become a lawyer. She set her sights on this objective while in middle school and developed her own plan for achieving this goal.
Ms. Raphaely attended high school at the Beth Tfiloh School in Baltimore, MD, during which time she was an avid indoor and outdoor soccer player. It was a career in law that Ms. Raphaely was most interested in, however, and she began a series of law firm internships. This experience provided her with a thorough understanding of the inner workings and operations of the firms she worked at, as well as greater insight into what it means to be a successful attorney.
Ms. Raphaely received her B.A. from Towson University in Towson, MD; she then attended University of Baltimore School of Law. Upon graduation, she set out on her career as a domestic attorney.