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Arthur Ross Ehrlich

About me

Over 25 years of legal experience in representing employees and small business employers in Chicago in Employment Law; Discrimination; ADA, Sexual Harassment; Wrongful Termination; Negotiating Employment and Severance Agreements.

Admitted to practice in the State of Illinois in 1984. Admitted to practice before U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois Trial Bar; U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit; United States Court of Federal Claims


Extensive experience before the following Special Agencies: Equal Employment Opportunity Commission; Merit Systems Protection Board; Illinois Department of Human Rights; Human Rights Commission (IL).; State, City and County Civil Service Boards.

Practice includes the following areas: Employment Law representing individuals and small businesses in actions for wrongful discharge, sexual harassment, discrimination, and retaliation in the Greater Chicago Area, including:
• Title VII Employment Discrimination
• Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA),
• Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA),
• Sarbanes Oxley,
• Retaliatory Discharge


Practice areas


  1. Discrimination: 40%
    31 years
  2. Wrongful Termination: 25%
    31 years
  3. Employment: 20%
    31 years
  4. Sexual Harassment: 10%
    31 years
  5. Commercial Real Estate: 5%
    31 years

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Contact info

Goldman & Ehrlich

20 South Clark Street
Suite 500
Chicago, IL, 60603


ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law198411/12/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV Preeminent Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
AV Preeminent Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2013
AV Preeminent Peer Review ratingMartindale-Hubbell2012
AV Preeminent Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2011
Who's WhoN/A2000
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerGoldman & Ehrlich1985 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Chicago Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Illinois State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Alcazar-Anselmo v. City of ChicagoJury verdict for Plaintiff
Rodgers v. United States Postal ServiceJudgment for Plaintiff
Zamora v. JacobsVerdict for plaintiff
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
DePaul University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor,with Honors1984
Boston UniversityHistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts, Magna Cum Laude1981
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
WebinarA, B, C's of Hiring and Firing2015
Employment Law SeminarRetaliation: the Gift that Keeps on Giving2015
Employment Law: What Every Employer Needs to KnowLegal Issues in Social Media and Social Websites2014
Best Practices for Law Firm ManagementLaw Firm HR Decisions and Policies2014
WebcastDo's and Dont's of hiring and firing employees2013
Employment law SeminarDo's and Don'ts of employment termination2012