Elena M. Sassaman is an associate at Heyman Enerio Gattuso & Hirzel LLP. She focuses her practice in the areas of corporate and commercial litigation. Elena focuses on stockholder Section 220 demands, corporate governance, officer and director fiduciary obligations, officer and director indemnity, and other corporate and commercial disputes. Elena practices in the Delaware Court of Chancery and the Delaware Superior Court, where she clerked for President Judge Jan R. Jurden.

Elena is admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of the State of Delaware, United States District Court for the District of Delaware, and the Supreme Court of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.


  • Rutgers Law School – Camden (J.D., 2022)
      Rutgers Journal of Law and Public Policy, Executive Editor
      Rutgers Law School Student Bar Association, President
  • University of Delaware (Honors B.A., cum laude, 2016), Phi Beta Kappa


  • Law Clerk to the Hon. Jan R. Jurden, President Judge, Delaware Superior Court, 2022-2023
  • Judicial Extern to the Hon. Donald J. Stein, Superior Court of New Jersey – Camden County, 2021
  • Certified Legal Intern at the Office of the District Attorney of Bucks County, 2021


  • Delaware State Bar Association
  • Richard S. Rodney Inn of Court
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