Our Professionals

Amy E. Keller, Associate / Chicago

Amy Keller, attorney: Consumer protection, business & commercial litigation, antitrust
Contact Information 312.589.6283
aek@wexlerwallace.com
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Amy has concentrated on complex class action litigation since beginning her practice of law in 2008.   Amy has a particular fondness for consumer protection and, in addition, works on numerous business and antitrust matters for the firm.

Amy has been asked to master a variety of tasks in the practice of law.  She has assisted in seeking summary judgment on behalf of a class of Plaintiffs against a major insurance company, made several material discovery finds in significant antitrust litigation, and briefed numerous matters pending in federal courts in multiple jurisdictions.

MEMBERSHIPS

  • American Bar Association
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Chair, Chicago Bar Association Class Action Committee
  • State Bar of Michigan
  • American Association for Justice
  • Public Justice, Class Action Preservation Project

CHARITABLE  & COMMUNITY CONTRIBUTIONS

  • Vice President and Preservation Chair, Chicago Art Deco Society
  • Cast Member and Writers Committee, Chicago Bar Association’s Annual Bar Show

PUBLICATIONS, PRESENTATIONS & TEACHING

  • Speaker, Circuit Court Update, ABA Section of Labor and Employment Law, 6th Annual Section Conference in Coronado, California (2013)
  • Preemptive Collateral Estoppel Blocks Consumer Class Action in Thorogood, CADS Report, Vol. 21, Winter 2011 (Co-authored by associate Dawn M. Goulet)
  • The Criminal Law Edit, Alignment and Reform Initiative: A Symposium on the New Criminal Code, 41 J. MARSHALL L. REV. 610-935 (Spring 2008) (as Chair of the Symposium)

COURT ADMISSIONS

  • State of Illinois
  • State of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Wisconsin
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit
  • U.S Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit

ACADEMIC BACKGROUND

  • J.D., The John Marshall Law School, Chicago, IL, May, 2008
  • B.A., Political Science, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, April, 2005

AWARDS & ACADEMIC LEADERSHIP

  • Administrative Editor, The John Marshall Law Review
  • Judicial Intern, Honorable Denise Page Hood, United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan
  • CALI Award, highest grade in Real Estate Transactions and Criminal Procedure
  • Member, Moot Court Council
  • Parliamentarian, Lambda Alpha International Student Association, Lincoln Chapter
  • Chair, “The Criminal Law Edit, Alignment and Reform Initiative:  A Symposium of the New Criminal Code (2008)”
  • Past President (2003-2005), the University of Michigan Residence Halls Association, the governing body for residential housing