Ellen Dunne is a Member in the St. Louis office, representing business entities and individuals in a wide range of litigation matters. Ellen's litigation practice includes general civil jury, non-jury trial and appellate practice in areas of general civil litigation, commercial litigation, employment discrimination and other employment related litigation, family law and administrative law. She is involved in all phases of case preparation including first and second chair experience in federal and state civil jury and non-jury trials as well as alternative dispute resolution procedures.Ellen's appellate practice includes brief writing, preparation of record on appeal and legal file and oral argument before Missouri Court of Appeals, Eastern District and Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals.Ellen has been employed with the firm and its predecessor for the majority of her legal career. Ellen is active in civic, charitable and religious activities in the St. Louis area including U.S.O. of Missouri, Inc. and St. Gerard Majella Catholic Church.