Elisé Yarnell is a partner in Hahn Loeser’s Litigation Group, with an emphasis on appellate advocacy. Her expertise includes complex commercial litigation at both the trial and appellate levels. Elisé regularly appears in both state and federal courts in Ohio and Indiana. A skilled writer and strategic thinker, she crafts persuasive and effective dispositive motions, appellate briefing, and oral arguments.
Elisé also helps to spearhead insurance recoveries through early claim negotiation discussions and, where necessary, litigation against the insurance company. She advises insureds on insurance coverage issues for the construction and finance industries, such as comprehensive general liability policies, errors and omissions policies, architect or engineers professional liability policies, and all-risk policies.
Recent successes include
The Best Lawyers in America®, Commercial Litigation, 2022-24
State of Ohio, 2015
State of Indiana, 2014
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio, 2017
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio, 2023
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana, 2017
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, 2015
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, 2023