Megan Stelljes is an associate at Foley & Lardner LLP, where she is a member of the firm’s Business Litigation & Dispute Resolution Practice and Consumer Law, Finance & Class Action Practice. Ms. Stelljes represents clients in complex cases, including the defense of class actions, business disputes, and other high-stakes commercial litigation. She has represented manufacturing clients in a variety of industries in proposed state and nationwide class actions alleging product defects and deceptive trade practices. These cases involved claims for breach of warranty, violation of consumer protection statutes, and common law tort claims. Ms. Stelljes has also handled cases brought under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA), and state and federal statutes that prohibit false advertising.
Prior to joining Foley, Ms. Stelljes served as a law clerk for Justice Patience Roggensack of the Wisconsin Supreme Court.
Ms. Stelljes earned her law degree from the University of Wisconsin Law School (J.D., cum laude, 2013), where she was elected to the Order of the Coif. During law school, she was an articles editor of the Wisconsin Law Review and served as a judicial intern for Judge Barbara Crabb of the United States District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin.
Author, “How to Collect on a Judgment After the Demise of the Creditor’s Lien,” Wisconsin Lawyer (July 2016)
Ms. Stelljes is admitted to practice in Wisconsin, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth and Seventh Circuits, and the U.S. District Courts for the Western District of Wisconsin. She is also admitted in the Northern District of Illinois and the Western District of Michigan.