Yulia Chembulatova

Associate, Chicago
Phone: 312.245.7511

Yulia Chembulatova is a business litigator in the firm's Litigation Practice Group and she is also a member of the Employment, Labor & Benefits Group. She represents domestic and international clients across a broad range of industries, handling commercial and employment litigation, as well as arbitration matters.

Prior to joining Masuda Funai, Ms. Chembulatova spent almost three years as an Associate with several Chicago law firms. As an integral member of the litigation departments, she represented clients at mandatory arbitrations, and she managed all stages of action from pleadings and discovery to dispositive motions. Ms. Chembulatova also drafted motions and related memoranda of law, including motions for summary judgment, motions to dismiss, motions to transfer, and motions related to conflict of law issues.


Practice Areas


  • Russian


  • University of Illinois College of Law, J.D. 2013, magna cum laude - Trial Team (2012-2013) and The Elder Law Journal, Topics Editor
  • University of Florida, B.A. 2010, cum laude


  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Virginia

Professional Activities

  • American Bar Association
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Illinois State Bar Association


  • Recipient of CALI Excellence Award for the Future from the University of Illinois College of Law