Jennifer A. Lee
Jennifer Lee’s primary area of practice at Chehardy Sherman Williams
is business and corporate law. She also works with individuals on estate
planning and succession needs.
Ms. Lee served 12 years as in-house counsel at Neill Corporation, a national
company based in Hammond, before joining a Northshore business law firm.
Neill Corporation and its affiliates operate multiple businesses focusing
on product distribution, furniture and fixture manufacture, service and
retail sales, technical education, computer software, real estate, and
non-profit activities. In her role as General Counsel, Ms. Lee provided
counsel in a variety of areas such as human resources, intellectual property,
contracts, corporate governance, project finance, tax incentives, real
estate and construction, acquisitions and business start-ups, litigation
management, international expansion, and non-profit organization.
Ms. Lee represents clients ranging from small and start-up businesses to
larger regional and national companies in a variety of industries, including
photography, environmental consulting, engineering, landscaping, retail,
drone services, non-profit, real estate, marketing, technology, education,
and distribution companies. She also serves as virtual in-house counsel
to several clients, focusing on preventing, rather than reacting to, legal
issues. On the non-commercial side, Ms. Lee works closely with individuals
on life planning matters such as wills, living wills, trusts, estate planning,
At Chehardy Sherman Williams, Ms. Lee assists businesses with general corporate,
employment, human resources, contract, intellectual property, trademark
registration, and related company matters. She also focuses on helping
individuals with life and estate planning and successions.
111 N. Oak Street, Suite 200
Hammond, LA 70401
(985) 269-7224 Fax