Eric Bourget is the Team Lead and Group Director of Specialized and Corporate Modules for Practical Guidance and brings 10 years of legal experience to LexisNexis®. Eric joined LexisNexis® from Manning & Kass, Ellrod, Ramirez, Trester, LLP, where he assisted in the creation and development of a transactional law department. Mr. Bourget began his career in civil and commercial litigation but quickly transitioned into real estate and business transactions. Eric has experience in negotiating, drafting and closing various types of real estate acquisitions and has handled the associated underlying financing. Eric previously served as corporate counsel for several domestic and international companies in the manufacturing, entertainment and retail industries. Additionally, Eric has negotiated and drafted various types of license and distribution agreements in the retail and manufacturing industries.

Eric earned his J.D. from Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology. He attended the University of San Diego School of Law during his final year of law school as a visiting student. Eric earned his B.A. from Northern Illinois University. He is an active member of the California Bar Association.

In his spare time Eric is an active member of the Surfrider Foundation, and he enjoys music, hiking and spending time at the beach with his family.

Outside Activities

  • Surfrider Foundation
  • Music
  • Hiking
  • Spending time at the beach with family