Theodore L. Banks, Esq.

Assistant Vice President, Israel Relations Council


Ted Banks (Chicago, IL) is a partner in the law firm of Scharf Banks Marmor LLC, where his practice concentrates on general corporate, antitrust, compliance, and the legal needs of food companies. He is an Adjunct Professor of Law at Loyola University (Chicago), and serves as a Compliance Monitor for the Federal Trade Commission and the Competition Bureau of Canada.  He formerly served as Associate General Counsel at Kraft Foods. Ted was President and Campaign Chair of the Chicago region for four years, and is a member of JNF’s Negev Society, Century Council and President’s Society. He was a board member of the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago and is a member of North Suburban Synagogue Beth El in Highland Park, Illinois.  Ted is on the board of the America-Israel Chamber of Commerce and Keep Chicago Beautiful, the local affiliate of Keep America Beautiful.