With more than two decades of legal and business experience, Julie Gracz has developed extensive knowledge in the areas of corporate law, securities law, commercial real estate and commercial real estate securitized lending.

Julie also brings a broad depth of experience in all aspects of the corporate lifespan, from start-up through entity maintenance and liquidation. She plays an integral role in a wide range of sophisticated securities matters and is involved in every aspect of trademark and service mark matters.

Julie utilizes her knowledge and expertise in assisting attorneys with complex merger and acquisition transactions, from the due diligence stage through post-closing matters.



  • Western Illinois University, B.A., Sociology, magna cum laude, 1996


  • Illinois Paralegal Association
  • Literacy DuPage, ESL tutor
  • Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Society