St. Louis/Madison County ∙ Chicago ∙ New York City

Kerri D.

Director of Client Development

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  • M.S. in Criminal Justice and Legal Studies from Missouri Baptist University, 2012
  • B.S. in Criminal Justice Studies from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, 2004

Kerri Forsythe is the firm’s Director of Client Development and focuses on the firm’s business development initiatives. She joined the firm in April, 2013 and has served it in several capacities including client paralegal. Formerly, she was the Court Administrator for the Madison County State’s Attorney and has over thirty years of experience in her legal career.

Kerri received a Master of Science degree in Criminal Justice and Legal Studies from Missouri Baptist University and her undergraduate degree in Criminal Justice with a minor in Speech Communication from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. 

Mrs. Forsythe is also an Instructor for Lewis & Clark Community College having taught a variety of courses in the legal field. 

She was a long time Executive Board Member for the Boys & Girls Club of Bethalto and is still a volunteer when needed. Mrs. Forsythe is also a member of the Legal Marketing Association.

Mrs. Forsythe resides in Moro, Illinois with her husband. They have four adult children.