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Jeannette M. Ferguson

Paralegal Manager

Jeannette is LP’s Paralegal Manager and assists with the management, development and training of LP’s Paralegal team. Jeannette is also a member of the Corporate Group and has helped establish standard group practices and policies for the group. She has been providing support to LP attorneys and clients in all practice groups of the firm since the firm’s inception. With over 35 years of paralegal experience with business formations, acquisition, financing, sale, merger, conversion, restructuring of businesses and related matters. She also assists the LP Management Team.

Jeannette enjoys traveling, cooking and gardening.


Email Address

Phone Number

+1 312 476 7551

Additional Information

Education & Admissions

  • College of St. Teresa in Winona, Minnesota
  • Roosevelt University, Certificate in Paralegal Studies, with Honors


  • Illinois Paralegal Association, former Board Member
  • Greater Chicago Food Depository, Volunteer


  • What is your favorite quote?
    The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails.

  • What was the first album you ever bought?

  • What is your favorite vacation spot?
    Kaua’i - Napali Coast should be on your bucket list.

“Jeannette is in every way dependable and has the best interests of the firm and its clients in mind. She understands the attorney-client dynamics and her involvement regularly enhances the relationship. Client feedback is always positive.” - Michael Tuchman