Elissa M. Torto

Massachusetts Office of Bar Counsel

Elissa M. Torto is an assistant bar counsel at the Massachusetts Office of Bar Counsel. In that role, she provides ethical guidance to members of the MA bar, investigates alleged violations of the Rules of Professional Conduct, and litigates all stages of attorney misconduct cases before hearing committees, the Board of Bar Overseers, and the Supreme Judicial Court. Prior to joining the Office of Bar Counsel, Ms. Torto was an Assistant District Attorney for Middlesex County and she served as a law clerk to the Justices of the Superior Court. Before she attended law school, Ms. Torto was the Publications and Web Site Manager at the Office of the Attorney General. Ms. Torto is a graduate of Washington University in St. Louis and the University of Connecticut School of Law.