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Stephen P. Ellenbecker

Stephen P. Ellenbecker

The Gloor Law Group LLC

Chicago, IL, USA

Stephen P. Ellenbecker concentrates his practice in the areas of product liability, construction, and general civil litigation. Among other areas, he is a trial attorney on cases involving the welding industry. He works on litigation as both local and national counsel and coordinates scheduling, discovery and trial work with national and local counsels, respectively.

Mr. Ellenbecker was selected as one of the "Forty Illinois Attorneys Under Forty to Watch" for 2008 by Chicago's Law Bulletin Publishing Company, publishers of Chicago Lawyer magazine and the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin. This highly coveted distinction recognizes him as one of the top young attorneys in his field.

Trial Experience

Clinger v. The Lincoln Electric Company, et al (No. 1:04-CV-17118) Northern District Ohio Defense Verdict Oct. 21, 2010

Haskell v. ESAB, et al (No. 04-L-1152) Madison County, IL Defense Verdict Nov. 15, 2006

Boren v. A. O. Smith, et al (No. 01-L-786) Madison County, IL Defense Verdict Dec. 1, 2005

Hale v. T.R. Streeterville Hotel Corp. (No.02-L-4975) Cook County, IL

Judgement of 10% of that asked and demanded April 5, 2004

Appellate Experience 

Baltazar v. Advanced Healthcare Associates (U.S. Court of Appeals for Seventh Circuit)
Professional Involvement

Vice Chair of the American Bar Association's TIPS-Product Liability section
Member of the Chicago Bar Association
Member of the Illinois State Bar Association

Illinois Institute of Technology, J.D. (with honors), 2002
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, B.S.E., 1994

Supreme Court of the State of Illinois
United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
United States District Court for Northern District Indiana


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