Ellen L. Spahr, an associate with Emile Banks and Associates, LLC, has over 21 years of extensive experience in legal issues involving serious personal injury, product liability, premises liability and professional malpractice. Prior to joining Emile Banks and Associates, LLC in 2006, Ms. Spahr was Attorney of Record with Meachum, Spahr and Trafman in Chicago, Illinois.
Ms. Spahr is a 1984 graduate of The John Marshall Law School, where she served as a member of the Moot Court Executive Board and a 1981 cum laude graduate of University of Wisconsin - Platteville, where she earned bachelor degrees in criminal justice and psychology.
Ms. Spahr is licensed in both Wisconsin and Illinois and is a member of the State Bar of Wisconsin, Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, Illinois Defense Council and Chicago Bar Association. In 2007, she was recognized by her peers in Illinois as a Super Lawyer in the area of product liability.
Ms. Spahr has been admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Wisconsin and before the federal trial bar for the U.S. District Court, Northeastern District of Illinois