Elisé K Yarnell

65 East State Street
Suite 1400
Columbus, Ohio 43215

Primary Practices

Elise Yarnell is an associate in Hahn Loeser’s Litigation and Construction Insurance Practice Groups, with an emphasis on appellate advocacy. Her expertise includes commercial litigation at both the trial and appellate levels. Elisé regularly appears in both state and federal courts, and she shines the brightest in the written advocacy that makes or breaks any complex case. Recent successes include

  • Briefing and arguing a case before the Ohio Supreme Court and securing a unanimous decision in the client’s favor.
  • Second-chairing a bench trial and winning a judgment of over $400,000, including attorneys’ fees.

Professional History

  • Associate, Hahn Loeser & Parks LLP, 2016-present
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, The Honorable Alice M. Batchelder, Medina, Ohio, 2015-16



Yale Law School, J.D., 2014


Patrick Henry College, B.A., Government: American Politics & Policy, summa cum laude, 2011

Honors & Activities: Who’s Who Among Students in American Colleges and Universities, 2010; Moot Court, 2nd best brief at ACMA national tournament.

Awards & Distinctions

The Best Lawyers in America®, Commercial Litigation, 2022

Bar Admissions

State of Ohio, 2015


State of Indiana, 2014