More than 200 results for “legal”
Multifamily N Illinois

Deconstructing deconversion

| Matt Baker

Condo deconversion is a undeniable trend in Chicago. That’s why over 150 people came out to the Montgomery Club on October 18, 2018 to hear expert speakers discuss the ins and outs of this often complex, often lucrative real estate practice at the first annual Deconstructing Deconversion conference.

Legal N Illinois

CRE Future Leaders: Linsey Neyt

As part of our series, CRE Future Leaders, we caught up with Linsey Neyt, a partner in the real estate group at Levenfeld Pearlstein, LLC. She represents both commercial landlords and tenants, helping them to plan for potential risk, future growth needs and eventual exit from the asset. Neyt has helped buyers and sellers with acquisition an…

Legal N Illinois

Law firms continue to slash office footprints in Chicago

| Matt Baker

Like most professional service companies, law firms are seeking cost-controlling initiatives. In Chicago, that means that many are reducing their office footprints to attain higher operational savings, according to the 2018 North American Legal Trends Report from CBRE’s law firm practice group.

Multifamily N Illinois

Construction begins on Albany Park affordable housing project

Evergreen Real Estate Group, in partnership with the Chicago Housing Authority, announced the start of construction on Oso Apartments, a 48-unit affordable rental community at 3435 W. Montrose Avenue in Chicago’s Albany Park neighborhood. Evergreen and CHA representatives joined 35th Ward Alderman Carlos Ramirez-Rosa, officials from the Ill…

Industrial N Illinois

Rockford turns its focus toward high-tech manufacturing

| Matt Baker

Rockford and the I-39 Corridor have a long and interesting manufacturing history. In the 1850s, one of the first companies to establish in the area was J. H. Manny & Co., a manufacturer of wheat reapers. The company would later be embroiled in a high-profile legal case with McCormick Harvesting Machine Company that would involve future pres…

CRE i Ohio

Columbus' Skilken|Gold names new VP

John Kranyak, a commercial real estate executive with 20 years of experience, has joined the Columbus, Ohio, office of national retail developer Skilken|Gold as senior vice president, real esdtate.

CRE N Illinois

CRE Future Leaders: Jared Larson

As part of our series, CRE Future Leaders, we caught up with Jared Larson, vice president of asset management and investment at Sterling Bay. Since joining Sterling Bay in 2014, Larson has worked in a broad spectrum of the industry, including acquisitions, dispositions, financing, capital markets, asset management and development. His effor…

CRE N Illinois

Chrystan Kowalski joins Epstein in project coordinator role

Chrystan Kowalski has joined Epstein’s construction group as project coordinator. Prior to coming to Epstein, Kowalski had an admin career in the legal field, most recently as a legal assistant at Karlin, Fleisher & Falkenberg. She has also worked for the Goldberg Law Group as well as Pavalon & Gifford.

Legal X Missouri

Hall of Fame Profile: Thompson Coburn's Crystal Kennedy

Each year, Midwest Real Estate News publishes its Midwest Commercial Real Estate Hall of Fame issue, highlighting the careers of the most talented CRE pros in our region. This year, we are running these profiles online, too. Today, we look at the career of Crystal Kennedy, partner with the St. Louis office of law firm Thompson Coburn.

Legal X Missouri

Stinson grows its practice in St. Louis area

Law firm Stinson Leonard Street LLP and St. Louis intellectual property firm Senniger Powers LLP will combine their practices in October. The combination will strengthen Stinson’s St. Louis presence and expand its intellectual property practice.