Ebele Ebonwu concentrates her practice on counseling and defending employers, insurers, and third-party administrators in workers’ compensation matters. She is involved throughout all stages of the workers’ compensation claims-handling process, from inception through resolution. Ebele draws on experience with complex class action litigation, arbitration and mediation, including actions involving employment disputes, product liability, civil rights, sexual harassment, defective products, and wage theft claims.
Before entering private practice, Ebele gained a range of experience as a student attorney at Baltimore’s Consumer Bankruptcy Clinic, assisting pro bono clients referred by the Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service, conducting client interviews, preparing bankruptcy documents and other pleadings, and making court appearances as a primary attorney.
- University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2021
- CALI Excellence for the Future Award, Introduction to Legal Research
- Moot Court Competitor
- FINRA Basic Arbitrator Certified
- Bowie State University, M.S., 2010
- University of North Carolina, B.A., magna cum laude, 2006
- Maryland State Bar Association
- National Bar Association