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Rouse Frets White Goss Gentile Rhodes, P.C.
5250 W. 116th Place, Suite 400
Leawood, Kansas 66211
Phone: (913) 387-1600
Email: lmeyers@rousepc.com
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Bar Admissions:

U.S. District Court Western District of Missouri


  • University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law, Kansas City, Missouri
  • Baker University, B.B.M.
    Major: Business Management


Elish has extensive transactional experience in the areas of regulatory compliance for stored value card products and unclaimed property analysis. Her client base consists of an international network of more than 2,000 individuals and companies, including the Retail Gift Card Association and the Incentive Gift Card Council.

Elish has also taken on the role of Vice President at Card Compliant. Card Compliant is a compliance specialty company serving the prepaid and stored value card industry, providing technology supported and processed solutions to regulatory compliance challenges encountered in administering card programs.

Elish is also works in the government sector on behalf of the prepaid and gift card industry.

Areas of Practice

  • State & Local Tax
  • Multi-State Audits and Voluntary Disclosure
  • Private Letter Rulings
  • Application of State and Federal Consumer Protection Laws
  • Unclaimed Property and Escheat Banking and Finance
  • Gift Card and Prepaid Card Regulatory Compliance
  • Giftco Setup and Maintenance
  • Choice of Organizational Entity
  • Contracts
  • UCC Code
  • Contract Disputes and Litigation
  • Transactional Work
  • Sales and Leases
  • International Law
  • Business Litigation
  • Business Dissolution
  • Corporate and General Business Law
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Strategic Alliances
  • Commercial Real Estate Purchases
  • Broker Disputes and Defense
  • Real Estate Development

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • The Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association- Member
  • American/Missouri Bar Association- Member
  • Phi Delta Phi- Past Vice-President
  • National Association of Realtors- Member