Elise A. Waisbren – Junior Partner

Personal injury and wrongful death attorney Elise A. Waisbren earned her Juris Doctor from the Chicago-Kent College of Law, where she was part of the Chicago-Kent Trial Advocacy Team. Ms. Waisbren is also a graduate of University of Wisconsin-Madison, where she was the President of Alpha Epsilon Phi. She is admitted to practice law in the state of Illinois, the Trial Bar for the Northern District of Illinois and in the U.S. District Court of the Northern District of Illinois. Her legal practice is focused on wrongful death, medical malpractice, automobile and trucking negligence, and product liability. Ms. Waisbren is a member of the Women’s Bar Association of Illinois and the American Association for Justice, and she is Co-Chair of the Young Lawyers’ Division of the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association.


Ms. Waisbren works closely with her clients to keep them aware of any and all legal actions she takes on their behalf. She is an experienced wrongful death and personal injury attorney who brings extensive legal knowledge and insights to every case on behalf of every client. Ms. Waisbren understands that each client and case is unique, and she seeks the legal solutions that are in her clients’ long-term best interests. Elise A. Waisbren has recently been designated as an Illinois Super Lawyers Rising Star.


When you become our client at the Phillips Law Offices, you’ll receive every possible professional consideration and courtesy. We are proud of the reputation we’ve established and the services we provide to the victims of personal injury, medical malpractice, and wrongful death. From our offices in Chicago, the personal injury lawyers of Phillips Law Offices offer the highest quality legal services to the injured and their families across the Chicago area and throughout Illinois. Obtain the trustworthy, experienced legal representation you need. Call (312) 346-4262, or contact us online today for a free consultation with one of our attorneys about your case.

Contact Info:

Email address: Elise A. Waisbren
Phone: (312) 346-4262

Areas of Practice:

  • Medical Malpractice
  • Wrongful Death
  • Automobile and Trucking Negligence
  • Products Liability

Admitted to Practice:

  • Illinois
  • United States District Court of the Northern District of Illinois

Professional Memberships:

  • Illinois Trial Lawyers Association | Co-Chair, Young Lawyers’ Division
  • American Association for Justice
  • Women’s Bar Association of Illinois


  • Illinois Super Lawyers Rising Star, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018
  • 2016, 2017 and 2018 Illinois Leading Lawyers “Emerging Lawyer”


    • Juris Doctor, Chicago-Kent College of Law
      • Chicago-Kent Trial Advocacy Team
    • Bachelor of Arts, University of Wisconsin-Madison
      • President, Alpha Epsilon Phi