Edet Nsemo


  • location icon Chicago, IL
    550 West Adams Street
    Suite 300
    Chicago, IL 60661

Edet Nsemo is an associate in the Chicago office of Lewis Brisbois and a member of the General Liability Practice. Edet represents clients in all phases of litigation focusing on defense of matters involving personal injury and property damage. With experience that includes taking witness depositions, extensive legal research, drafting motions, complaints, and briefs, Edet has wide-ranging knowledge of the litigation process.

Prior to joining Lewis Brisbois, Edet defended matters in personal injury, property damage, and products liability, including toxic torts. Prior to his work in defense of clients, Edet worked as a law clerk for a Chicago firm specializing in personal injury and wrongful death cases.

Before embarking on his legal career, Edet spent nearly seven years in the United States Marine Corps (USMC), several of which included serving in Afghanistan, Japan, Thailand, Australia, and the Philippines. Following his tours overseas, Edet returned to the U.S. and continued his service working for the USMC in Washington, D.C. and Chicago as an executive administrator and personnel chief, respectively. During this time, he was also a congressional intern for U.S. Congresswoman Janice Schakowsky.

Military Service

United States Marine Corps (USMC)

  • Prior Executive Administrator
  • Prior Personnel Chief
  • Tours: Afghanistan, Japan, Thailand, Australia, and the Philippines.


  • State Bar Admissions
    • Illinois




Loyola University Chicago School of Law

Juris Doctor, 2019

Loyola University Chicago

Bachelor’s degree, Political Science and Government, 2016

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