Sneh Patel was born in St. Petersburg, Florida and grew up in Wesley Chapel. She attended the University of Florida where she obtained her bachelor’s degree in criminology. Upon graduation, Ms. Patel moved to Chicago where she attended the John Marshall Law School. As a member of John Marshall’s Trail Advocacy & Dispute Resolution Honors Council, Ms. Patel participated in the National Trial Advocacy Competition held in Lansing, Michigan, and coached first year law students for John Marshall’s annual 1L Mock Trial Competition. She is barred in both Illinois and Florida. Ms. Patel began her legal career as an insurance defense attorney at Parrillo Weiss, LLC in Chicago concentrating in property damage litigation. Shortly thereafter, she returned to Florida and joined Shelton McKean to further pursue her interest in litigation.