Ownership Partner at the Ferguson Law Firm, LLP

Michelle Ferguson became a partner at the Ferguson Law Firm in 2015 and brings a varied background to her work at the firm. From her beginnings as a sole practitioner, Michelle has represented clients in courts across Southeast Texas. Mrs. Ferguson has a successful trial practice and enjoys working for disadvantaged children and indigent clients to provide those less fortunate access to the civil justice system. Michelle has also had careers as a registered nurse, a professor at Lamar State College-Orange's nursing school, and as a small business owner. These experiences provide her with a unique insight into the needs of those taken advantage of by corporate negligence and wrongdoing. She joined The Ferguson Law Firm as a partner in 2015.

She is married to Chip Ferguson, the firm's managing partner, and they have eight children and sixteen grandchildren. Ms. Ferguson has supported several community service groups, including Girl's Haven, Save Our Children and The Shorkey Center.

Michelle enjoys spending time with her family and her four dogs in her spare time and relaxing at the family's beach home in Crystal Beach.

Background & Education

Mrs. Ferguson graduated from Lamar University with a B.S. in Nursing. She obtained her Juris Doctorate from South Texas College of Law.


  • Lamar University (B.S.N. 2002)
  • South Texas College of Law (J.D. 2006)