Elissa Levan

Board of Directors
Title: Municipal Attorney

Ellisa Levan 1
Department Representative - Municipal Attorneys'

Municipal Attorneys' Department Representative Representing Bowie, Westminster and Chesapeake Beach. Partner at Funk & Bolton, P.A., in Baltimore, Maryland. Ms. Levan graduated with honors from George Washington University's School of Law in 1988 and has been representing governmental clients since 1992. Has provided advice and counsel to a large and diverse group of Maryland municipalities across the State and currently serves as general counsel to the Cities of Bowie and Westminster and the Town of Chesapeake Beach. Frequently assists other local governments with respect to personnel, zoning and land use, and ethics matters, among other areas. Represented the twenty-four Maryland sheriffs and their sworn deputies in 2008-2009. Active for many years in the Maryland Municipal Attorney's Association (MMAA). Served, among other capacities, for several years as its liaison to the League's Legislative Committee. Member of both the Maryland State Bar Association's Local Government and Administrative Law Sections, for both of which sections she served on the governing Councils. Fellow of the Maryland Bar Foundation. Member of the Board of Directors, First Generation College Bound, beginning 2016.

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