Notable Women in Law Shannon McDonough

Shannon McDonough

Shareholder, Fafinski, Mark & Johnson (FMJ)


Shannon McDonough is a shareholder, board member, head of litigation, and head of HR and employment practice groups at FMJ. She is known in the legal industry for passionately defending her clients. FMJ’s slogan “Power of the Big, Spirit of the Small” is something she tries to embody every day. She has more than 25 years of experience in employment and unfair competition and commercial litigation. Her practice is national in scope, and she has litigated legal matters for clients in over 38 states.

McDonough was named a Top 100 Minnesota Women Super Lawyer in 2009 and has been named a Super Lawyer every year since 2003.