Becky Jo Morgan
Director of Practice Operations
Employment & Executive Compensation, Financial Services & Restructuring, Litigation, Trusts & Estates
Becky is the firm’s Director of Practice Operations. She oversees our practices’ daily operations and Practice Operations Managers, working closely with Practice Group Leaders to design and implement group plans and strategic initiatives in collaboration with group members, Becky incorporates business planning, talent development, workflow and operations management.
Becky has more than 29 years of paralegal experience. Previously, her work focused on the Corporate & Securities Group, where she supported attorneys in their representation of clients across a range of transactional, commercial and securities matters. She has worked closely with clients throughout the life of transactions. Her extensive transactional experience has equipped her to provide focused and thoughtful support to other areas of the firm. As a result, she assisted attorneys in LP’s Real Estate, Trusts & Estates and Financial Services and Restructuring Groups. She has provided corporate and project management support in commercial real estate and lending transactions and worked closely with family offices.
Prior to this role, Becky served as the firm’s Practice Group Manager and Paralegal Project Manager, roles that combined her paralegal experience and passion for process improvement. She focused on firm-wide project management, process mapping and training. Now, she leverages her wide range of experience in her role as Director of Practice Operations.
Becky received her Registered Paralegal designation from the National Federation of Paralegal Associations in July of 2002. She has received a Yellow Belt in Legal Lean Sigma and Project Management, a Certificate in Change Management from the Legal Lean Sigma Institute and a Yellow Belt in Legal Lean Sigma from Bold Duck Studios.
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- Illinois Paralegal Association
- National Federation of Paralegal Associations
- Joni and Friends
- PACE – Registered Paralegal
- Legal Lean Sigma – Yellow Belt Certified
- Legal Lean Sigma - Change Management Certified
What is your favorite vacation spot?
My favorite vacation sport is Eagle River, Wisconsin. Reconnecting with my family and nature in the Northwoods away from technology is simply the best.
How do you spend your free time?
I spend my free time volunteering with people with special needs. I also enjoy gardening and reading a good book.
If you weren’t a paralegal, what would you be?
If I weren’t a paralegal, I’d love to be a music teacher.
- Becky works with ESOP Companies, Lenders, High Net Worth clients, and Manufactured Housing clients.