Emily Wessel Farr is Founder and Principal of Ardent Law, LLC, a litigation firm based in Chicago.  Passionate about helping women and families, Emily launched Myra in April, 2016, in an effort to bring women together to help educate and empower one another.  In addition to her work with Myra, Emily volunteers with Chicago Volunteer Legal Services and The Law Project.  Emily received her B.A. from Northwestern University, where she served as Executive Co-Chair of Dance Marathon, one of the largest student-run philanthropies in the nation.  Emily earned her law degree from The University of Michigan Law School and practiced in North Carolina for five years before returning to the Midwest.  Emily lives in the Logan Square neighborhood with her husband and 1-year old son.