Place of Employment: Feinberg Sharma, P.C.
Area of Practice: Family Law
Year of Admittance: 2019
CBA Involvement: CBA @ the Bar blog steering committee member
A Paragraph Describing Your Professional Background: Shannon practices exclusively in the area of family law, concentrating on complex financial disputes and Hague Convention cases. Prior to starting her legal career at Feinberg Sharma, Shannon attended the Chicago-Kent College of Law and graduated cum laude in 2019. While in law school, Shannon served as a judicial extern in the Domestic Relations Division of Cook County. Shannon is also a proud graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
A Paragraph Describing Your Interests When You Aren’t Billing or Blogging: When not working, you can usually find Shannon hanging out with her two golden retrievers. Aside from that, Shannon loves cooking and trying out new recipes. She also enjoys spending time with family and friends at her family’s lake house in Wisconsin.
Best Thing About Being a Lawyer: The best part about being a lawyer is that no two days are the same. Shannon appreciates all of the everyday challenges that come with being an attorney, including having to think outside the box and coming up with creative solutions to a client’s problems. Those challenges, however, are undoubtedly what makes the practice of law so rewarding.