Francis E. Zeiger III

Chief Administrative Officer


Fran Zeiger is the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) at Foley & Lardner LLP. He is based out of the Chicago office and is responsible for operational planning and oversight of the firm’s administrative operations.  Mr. Zeiger has primary responsibility for office administration and operations as well as the firm’s outsourced functions.  Mr. Zeiger works closely with the chief executive team to ensure organizational effectiveness and efficiency across all administrative areas.

Mr. Zeiger is an accomplished legal administrator with over 20 years of experience in law firm management and operations. Prior to joining Foley, he served in several senior management roles at two AmLaw 100 law firms. Mr. Zeiger is also a veteran of the United States Marine Corps.

Mr. Zeiger holds a master’s degree in business administration and is a certified facilities management professional (FMP) with the International Facilities Management Association.  Mr. Zeiger is also a certified legal manager (CLM) with the Association of Legal Administrators.