Attorney at Law
IL, Northern District of Illinois , CA
Ellis Legal, P.C.
Jun 2015 - Present
Advises clients in the role of hourly general counsel in a manner focused on avoiding litigation. Negotiate and draft various agreements. Litigate civil matters of all sizes and levels of complexity in both state and federal court. Helps businesses and individuals bring or defend lawsuits related to breach of contract, fraud, breach of fiduciary duty, trademark infringement, and actions.
Richard J. Prendergast, Ltd.
Nov 2005 - May 2015
Litigated civil and commercial cases at established eight attorney litigation firm that handled cases in a wide range of substantive areas. Managed all phases of various types of civil litigation matters including all aspects of pre-trial discovery such as overseeing electronic document production and review, defending and taking depositions, drafting and arguing motions, conducting trials.