Zachary L. Lessard

Zachary L. Lessard

Galesburg, Illinois
Zachary L. (“Zac”) Lessard is an associate currently working out of the firm’s Kewanee office.  Zac graduated from Western Illinois University in Macomb, Illinois where he graduated cum laude with a bachelor of science in Computer Science and Information Systems in 2008.  Zac also graduated with his Master's degree in Computer Science in 2010 and his Master's degree in Business Administration in 2013.  Zac attended law school at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale.  While at Barash & Everett, Zac will focus his practice on family law, estate planning and corporate and business law.

Areas of Practice

  • 40% Family Law
  • 25% Corporate & Business Law
  • 25% Estate Planning
  • 10% Criminal Law

Litigation Percentage

  • 20% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 2017


  • Southern Illinois University School of Law, Carbondale, Illinois
    • J.D. - 2016
  • Western Illinois University , Macomb, Illinois
    • B.S. cum laude - 2008
    • Major: Computer Science and Information Systems

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Illinois State Bar Association, Member, 2017 - Present
  • American Bar Association , Member, 2018 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Schierer & Ritchie, LLC, Attorney, 2017 - 2019


  • English