John Naif Ellem

John Naif Ellem

Lemon Law Attorney
Parkersburg, WV




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About Me

I have practiced law for 22years in both WV and Ohio.  More than half of my practice is devoted to various types of consumer litigation (lemon law, debt collection abuse, fraud and credit report errors, etc.) as well as personal injury.  I also have a very active criminal defense practice (felonies and misdemeanors).  My website is and my blog is www.westvirginiaconsumerlaw....

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees


Contingent (25%-40%), Free Consultation (30 minutes), Hourly ($200-$250/hour)

Client Reviews

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Posted by: a client about 1 month ago.

Thanks for all the work you put into my case. I will be recommending you to anyone that has similar problems in the future.

Review of Attorney. John Ellem's excellent representation of discriminatory case

Posted by: scott 6 months ago.

Mr. Ellem was very courteous and professional in assisting me with my legal issues. He made me feel comfortable, was always responsive to my calls...
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Showing 2 of 4 peer endorsements

Donald F. Harris
Donald Harris

Albuquerque, NM

14 days ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. Great reputation.
Seth S. Gaskins
Seth Gaskins

Charleston, WV

5 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Attorney Ellem is a leader in his field. I highly recommend this lawyer to anybody needing representation in West Virginia.
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1994 License Status: Active for the state of Ohio.
Last updated by Avvo: 12/20/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2000 – present

Ellem Law Office


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1992 law in Juris Doctorate

West Virginia University


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2014 Legislator of the year

Campaign for the Fair Sentencing of Youth


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2006- present Member

National Association of Consumer Advocates

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Speaking Engagements

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2014 Past and Present Arab American Elected Officials

at Arab American Institute Leadership Summit

2014 Passing Good Juvenile Sentencing Reform Legislation Post-Graham and Miller

at Annual Convening

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