Eleanor E. Frisch is an Associate Attorney at Wilson Law Group, where she focuses on litigating immigration issues in federal court. Prior to joining Wilson Law Group, Eleanor served as a judicial clerk to the Hon. Roger L. Wollman of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit. She then spent several years representing consumers and employees in federal court in class action lawsuits for violations of their rights. With her experience litigating in federal court, she can better assist clients with certain immigration matters, including petitions and appeals in federal court, appeals to the Board of Immigration Appeals, and removal proceedings.
Eleanor earned her law degree from the University of Minnesota. There, she served on the Executive Board of the Minnesota Law Review and as a legal writing instructor. She also interned for the Advocates for Human Rights and volunteered with the Asylum Law Project.
Prior to law school, Eleanor graduated with double majors in Spanish and English from Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas, where she received honors and was named the Outstanding Student in Spanish from within her graduating class. She also studied abroad in Goiânia, Brazil for twelve months.
- Minnesota Supreme Court
- California Supreme Court
- U.S. District Court – Central District of California
- U.S. District Court - Southern District of California
- U.S. District Court – District of Minnesota
- U.S. District Court - Western District of New York
- United States Court of Appeals for the 1st Circuit
- United States Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit
- United States Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit
- American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)
- American Association for Justice (AAJ)
- Minnesota State Bar Association (MSBA)
- J.D., University of Minnesota Law School, 2014, magna cum laude
- B.A. Trinity University, 2008, magna cum laude
- CLE: The Fair Labor Standards Act Ch. 2
- Coauthor: Circuits Are Split on the Implied Requirement of Ascertainability Under Rule 23, AAJ Class Action Litigation Group Newsletter
- Coauthor: The Canary Signs Again: New Life for the Minnesota Whistleblower Act, Bench and Bar of Minnesota
- State Sexual Harassment Definitions and Disaggregation of Sex Discrimination Claims, Minnesota Law Review