Events

November 19, 2021
Event
Gould & Ratner will sponsor and Fred Tannenbaum will moderate an America-Israel Chamber of Commerce Taxing Seminar on Dec. 7.
Fred Tannenbaum
Partner
Jennifer Tolsky
Partner
Ilana Bley
Associate
November 16, 2021
Event
Gould & Ratner sponsored and attended Crain’s Real Estate Forum, Making Chicago the "Hollywood of the Midwest" on November 16.
November 4, 2021
Event
Rich Reizen, chair of Gould & Rater’s Construction Practice, moderated a panel at a Bisnow Construction & Development Chicago event: “Creating a Safe, Healthy, Equitable City” on Nov. 4.
Richard Reizen
Partner
Chair, Construction Practice
October 29, 2021
Event
Rich Reizen, chair of Gould & Ratner’s Construction Practice and Hannah Batsche, associate in Gould & Ratner’s Construction Practice, spoke at a National Association of Surety Bond Producers (NASBP) West...
Richard Reizen
Partner
Chair, Construction Practice
Hannah Batsche
Associate
October 6, 2021
Event
David Michael, chair of Gould & Ratner’s Human Resources and Employment Practice, spoke at the International Housewares Association (IHA) annual Chief Housewares Executive SuperSession (CHESS) conference on Oct. 5 and...
David Michael
Partner
Chair, Human Resources and Employment Practice
September 17, 2021
Event
Rich Reizen, chair of Gould & Ratner’s Construction Practice and Hannah Batsche, associate in Gould & Ratner’s Construction Practice, spoke at a National Association of Surety Bond Producers (NASBP) East...
Richard Reizen
Partner
Chair, Construction Practice
Hannah Batsche
Associate
May 25, 2021
Event
Gould & Ratner sponsored the second virtual edition of The Working Lunch on May 25.
April 12, 2021
Event
Amy Blumenthal participated in a fireside chat on April 12.
Amy Blumenthal
Managing Partner
April 2, 2021
Event
Emily Farr served as a guest judge for the Loyola Moot Court on April 14.
Emily Farr
Partner
March 24, 2021
Event
Jennifer Tolsky spoke at an IICLE live webcast on March 24.
Jennifer Tolsky
Partner
March 4, 2021
Event
Gould & Ratner sponsored the Chicago Estate Planning Council's Mar. 4th workshop via webinar.
February 17, 2021
Event
Ilana Bley moderated the last installment of a CEPC fundamentals course called "Putting It All Together" on Feb. 17.
Ilana Bley
Associate
February 17, 2021
Event
David Newman spoke at the ABA's 2021 Virtual Corporate Counsel CLE Seminar on Feb. 17.
David Newman
Partner
Chair, Intellectual Property Practice
January 4, 2021
Event
Jessica Lingertat spoke at the Illinois RE Journal's 2nd annual Chicago Women in Commercial Real Estate Summit.
Jessica Lingertat
Managing Partner
December 10, 2020
Event
Karin O'Connell presented at the American Bar Association Endangered Species Committee's forum, "Charting a New Course: Federal Endangered Species Policy in 2021 and Beyond," on Dec. 10.
Karin O'Connell
Of Counsel
November 18, 2020
Event
Emily Wessel Farr, partner in the firm’s Litigation Practice, hosted a symposium regarding some updates of niche practices of law in a year like no other in a webinar for...
Emily Farr
Partner
November 17, 2020
Event
David Newman, partner and chair of the firm’s Intellectual Property Practice, was on the panel of a webinar entitled Beyond Hot Tubbing: Best Practices For Technical Expert Preparation hosted by...
David Newman
Partner
Chair, Intellectual Property Practice
October 27, 2020
Event
John Byrne was a panelist and Fred Tannenbaum moderated a LawExchange International Marketing Roundtable on Oct. 27.
Fred Tannenbaum
Partner
John Byrne
Chief Marketing Officer
October 15, 2020
Event
Gould & Ratner sponsored the Crain's Real Estate Forum on Oct. 15 via webinar.
September 25, 2020
Event
Gould & Ratner sponsored and Vanessa Tiradentes led a panel at the ABA Business Law Virtual Section Annual Meeting from Sept. 21-25, 2020.
Vanessa Tiradentes
Partner
September 17, 2020
Event
Gould & Ratner will sponsor Erie Family Health Centers Health Equity Impact Awards and Virtual Gala on September 17.
August 26, 2020
Event
With over one hundred fifty in attendance, our lively, interactive and virtual session featured three promising startups angling to lure sharp-edged investors!
Fred Tannenbaum
Partner
July 22, 2020
Event
Gould & Ratner sponsored the Crain's Real Estate Forum Series: A Conversation with Curt Bailey of Related Midwest on July 22 via webinar.
June 29, 2020
Event
Gould & Ratner sponsored the Crain's Real Estate Forum Series: The New Workplace Landscape on June 29 via webinar.
June 25, 2020
Event
Gould & Ratner sponsored, and our own Rich Reizen, chair of Gould & Ratner’s construction Practice, moderated a Bisnow webinar on the transformation of the Old Chicago Post Office on...
Richard Reizen
Partner
Chair, Construction Practice
June 3, 2020
Event
Rich Reizen, chair of Gould & Ratner’s Construction Practice, moderated a discussion of a range of topics, such as site disruption, safety concerns and even the legal issues of face...
Richard Reizen
Partner
Chair, Construction Practice
April 8, 2020
Event
Joe Marzo, partner in Gould & Ratner's Real Estate Practice, spoke on an Illinois RE Journal's webinar series Force Majeure: The Effect of COVID-19 on Contracts.
Joseph Marzo
Partner
April 7, 2020
Event
David Arnburg, Paul Carroll, Joe Marzo and Rich Reizen, presented a Building Owner and Managers Association (BOMA) webinar this week on "Force Majure Clauses: What it Means for Building Owners."
March 12, 2020
Event
Gould & Ratner hosted a special American Bar Association Section of Environment, Energy and Resources (SEER) presentation and reception co-sponsored by Pioneer Energy Services.
January 22, 2020
Event
Emily Wessel Farr, partner in the firm’s Litigation Practice, spoke on a panel on the business of law at a DePaul University College of Law class on January 22. Topics...
Emily Farr
Partner
November 20, 2019
Event
Gould & Ratner attended Spertus Institute for Jewish Learning & Leadership’s Community Networking Night on November 20.
October 29, 2019
Event
Gould & Ratner sponsored ZCenter’s 5th Annual Taste of the Town Gala on October 29 at the Drake Hotel.
October 17, 2019
Event
Eric Sparks and Vanessa Tiradentes presented at the Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education’s Trial Advocacy for Civil Litigators Program on October 17.
Eric Sparks
Partner
Chair, Litigation Practice
Vanessa Tiradentes
Partner
October 11, 2019
Event
Gould & Ratner partners Fred Tannenbaum and Vanessa Tiradentes attended the 2019 LawExchange International Autumn Conference that was held October 11-12 in Guadalajara, Mexico. Conference attendees hailed from 34 law...
Fred Tannenbaum
Partner
Vanessa Tiradentes
Partner
October 3, 2019
Event
Gould & Ratner sponsored and attended the Urban Land Institute (ULI) Chicago’s 25th Annual Lifetime Achievement Award Dinner on October 3.
October 2019
Event
Virginia Harding, of counsel in the firm’s Real Estate Practice, moderated a panel at the 17th Annual Kratovil Conference on Real Estate Law & Practiceon “The Takings Clause Clarified by...
Virginia Harding
Of Counsel
September 26, 2019
Event
Gould & Ratner sponsored and attended Crain’s bi-annual Real Estate Forum, “The Worst Deal of My Life,” on September 26.
September 20, 2019
Event
In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, Gould & Ratner hosted a luncheon on September 20, that featured music from Mariachi Ameca and traditional cuisine.
September 2019
Event
Vanessa Tiradentes will participate in two panels at the 2019 ABA Business Law Section Annual Meeting in Washington D.C. on September 12 and 13.
Vanessa Tiradentes
Partner
September 4, 2019
Event
David Michael, chair of Gould & Ratner’s Litigation Practice, participated in a Financial Poise and West LegalEdCenter webinar about issues companies should consider when terminating employees, and steps an organization...
David Michael
Partner
Chair, Human Resources and Employment Practice
August 27, 2019
Event
Gould & Ratner sponsored and attended the CREW Chicago 2019 Annual Golf Outing on August 27 at the Glen Club.
August 27, 2019
Event
Karin O'Connell, a member of Gould & Ratner's Litigation Practice, participated in an American Bar Association's Section of Environment, Energy & Resource Law (SEER) Essentials webinar about the Endangered Species...
Karin O'Connell
Of Counsel
July 10, 2019
Event
Gould & Ratner sponsored and attended the Urban Land Institute’s 8th Annual Vision Awards on July 10.
June 20, 2019
Event
Gould & Ratner attended “The Truth About Diversity” presented by Chicago Latino Network on June 20.
June 19, 2019
Event
Gould & Ratner Chief Marketing Officer John Byrne moderated “The Best Thing My Lawyer/Law Firm Ever Did for Me” this week at the Legal Marketing Association’s Midwest Regional Conference.
John Byrne
Chief Marketing Officer
June 18, 2019
Event
Gould & Ratner lawyers Ammara Hashmi, Herschel Joseph, Matt Olins and Fred Tannenbaum attended Keiretsu Forum Midwest's Chicago Chapter Meeting on June 18.
June 14, 2019
Event
David Newman, Chair of Gould & Ratner’s Intellectual Property Practice, presented at the Association of Conflict Resolution, Greater New York Chapter’s Annual Conference, “Beyond the Echo Chamber,” at New York...
David Newman
Partner
Chair, Intellectual Property Practice
June 11, 2019
Event
Gould & Ratner hosted and attended Ark Group's Women in Law Workshop and Mocktail June 10-11.
June 4, 2019
Event
Gould & Ratner sponsored and attended JUF's Professional Network Annual Dinner on June 4.
June 3, 2019
Event
Gould & Ratner sponsored Rofeh Cholim Cancer Society's 13th Annual Golf-Tennis Tournament on June 3 in Huntington, NY.
May 29, 2019
Event
Fred Tannenbaum, a partner in Gould & Ratner’s Corporate Practice, presented to Northwestern University’s Innovation and New Ventures Office (INVO) on “Fundamentals of Startup Financing.”
Fred Tannenbaum
Partner
May 17, 2019
Event
Gould & Ratner recently sponsored Erie Family Health Centers’ Luncheon. The annual event invites corporate, civic and healthcare industry leaders to honor those who have impacted the lives of Erie...
May 16, 2019
Event
David Michael, Chair of Gould & Ratner’s Litigation Practice, presented at CCI and Great Dane Environmental Health and Safety Conference in Orlando, FL.
David Michael
Partner
Chair, Human Resources and Employment Practice
May 16, 2019
Event
Gould & Ratner was a sponsor of Crain's Spring Real Estate Forum on Thursday, May 16. The sold-out program featured Jim Letchinger, Founder & CEO of JDL Development.
May 14, 2019
Event
David Newman, Chair of Gould & Ratner’s Intellectual Property Practice, presented at the American Intellectual Property Law Association Spring Meeting on “Let’s Talk it Out, Please Step Away from that...
David Newman
Partner
Chair, Intellectual Property Practice
April 30, 2019
Event
Fred Tannenbaum, a partner in Gould & Ratner’s Corporate Practice, and Steve Gustafson, a partner in the firm’s Tax and Wealth Transfer Practice, discussed Qualified Opportunity Zones (QOZs) and private...
Fred Tannenbaum
Partner
Steven Gustafson
Partner
Chair, Tax Controversy Practice
April 29, 2019
Event
Fred Tannenbaum, a partner in Gould & Ratner's Corporate Practice, led a panel discussion at the 2019 America-Israel Chamber of Commerce Spring Innovation Spotlight, which will be featured in the...
Fred Tannenbaum
Partner
April 25, 2019
Event
Gould & Ratner sponsored and attended Habitat for Humanity Chicago's Benefit Breakfast at the Mid-America Club.
April 24, 2019
Event
Fred Tannenbaum, a partner in Gould & Ratner’s Corporate Practice, presented April 24th to life science and healthcare marketing agency, CG Life on “A Primer on Confidentiality: Shh or Shazam.”
Fred Tannenbaum
Partner
April 17, 2019
Event
Eric Sparks was a guest lecturer on April 17 at Loyola University Chicago School of Law and presented on Construction Law and Mechanic Liens.
Eric Sparks
Partner
Chair, Litigation Practice
April 17, 2019
Event
Ilana Bley, an associate in Gould & Ratner’s Tax and Wealth Transfer Practice, recently participated in a Chicago Estate Planning Council (CEPC) panel at the John Marshall Law School.
Ilana Bley
Associate
April 14, 2019
Event
Fred Tannenbaum, a partner in Gould & Ratner’s Corporate Practice, was featured in a program during the 2019 LawExchange International Spring Conference that was held April 12-14 in Prague.
Fred Tannenbaum
Partner
March 22, 2019
Event
Vanessa Tiradentes, a partner in Gould & Ratner's Litigation Practice, will be a panelist on a seminar at the Hispanic National Bar Association (HNBA) Corporate Counsel Conference & Moot Court...
March 13, 2019
Event
Fred Tannenbaum, a partner in Gould & Ratner’s Corporate Practice, presented to Northwestern University’s Innovation and New Ventures Office (INVO) on “Startup Finance 101.”
Fred Tannenbaum
Partner
March 7, 2019
Event
Anne Dickerson, of counsel in Gould & Ratner's Estate Planning Practice, presented in conjunction with the investor advisor and financial planner from the McMullan Team at William Blair.
Anne Dickerson
Of Counsel
February 28, 2019
Event
Amy Blumenthal, Managing Partner of Gould & Ratner and President of CREW Chicago, was the emcee for the 2019 CREW Annual Industry Achievement Award Dinner on February 28, 2019.
Amy Blumenthal
Managing Partner
February 12, 2019
Event
Joe Marzo, a partner in Gould & Ratner's Real Estate Practice, was a presenter in a webinar put on by WealthCounsel entitled All About Real Estate Deeds. The webinar covered...
Joseph Marzo
Partner
January 29, 2019
Event
Robert Carson co-chaired a symposium at the Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management on January 29, 2019. The topic was Not for Profit Governance:Board of Directors and CEO Relationships.
Robert Carson
Senior Counsel
December 12, 2018
Event
Rich Reizen and Ellen Chapelle, co-chairs of Gould & Ratner's Construction Practice, led a panel of industry experts, which also included Michael Lubben(Global Risk Manager, CC Industries), Karen Layng (CEO,...
Richard Reizen
Partner
Chair, Construction Practice
September 20, 2018
Event
David Newman, partner and chair of Gould & Ratner's IP Practice, spoke at the 2018 Supreme Court IP Review: Patent Edition conference at the Chicago-Kent College of Law on September...
David Newman
Partner
Chair, Intellectual Property Practice
July 28, 2018
Event
We had a great two-day Americas Regional Conference in Chicago last week, hosted by Gould & Ratner, with about 15 delegates in attendance.
Fred Tannenbaum
Partner
July 26, 2018
Event
Vanessa Tiradentes, a partner in Gould & Ratner's Litigation Practice, was a panelist on a live webinar sponsored by the Business Law Section of theAmerican Bar Association entitled Recent Developments in...
Vanessa Tiradentes
Partner
July 25, 2018
Event
With over one hundred in attendance, our lively, interactive session featured three promising startups angling to lure sharp-edged investors!
Fred Tannenbaum
Partner
May 3, 2018
Event
David Michael, partner and chair of Gould & Ratner's Litigation Practice, spoke at the HR Law Update session of the ALA’s 2018 Annual Conference and Expo in National Harbor, MD...
David Michael
Partner
Chair, Human Resources and Employment Practice
March 16, 2018
Event
Vanessa Tiradentes was a featured panelist at the Thirteenth Annual Meeting of the American College of Business Court Judges held in Charleston, SouthCarolina on March 14-16, 2018.
Vanessa Tiradentes
Partner
January 9, 2018
Event
David Michael was a featured panelist on a Financial Poise webinar on January 23, 2018.
David Michael
Partner
Chair, Human Resources and Employment Practice
December 7, 2017
Event
Jessica Lingertat Moderated Bisnow's Chicago 2018 Forecast.
Jessica Lingertat
Managing Partner
November 17, 2017
Event
Vanessa Tiradentes was a featured panelist at the ABA Business Law Section Fall Meeting in Washington D.C. on November 17, 2017."
Vanessa Tiradentes
Partner
September 2017
Event
Listen to David Newman, chair of our Intellectual Property Practice, discuss mediation/arbitration in the context of PTAB/TTAB proceedings.
David Newman
Partner
Chair, Intellectual Property Practice
August 15, 2017
Event
Listen to our Construction Law Practice review the best practices for contractors and even landowners to avoid unexpected finds and to mitigate their risksin the event of uncovering something unexpected...
Richard Reizen
Partner
Chair, Construction Practice
June 21, 2017
Event
Listen to our Human Resources & Employment Law Practice review the questions your company needs to ask to decide the best options for complying with the new regulations.
David Michael
Partner
Chair, Human Resources and Employment Practice
Human Resources and Employment
March 9, 2017
Event
The annual event will honor Paula Harris, Principal at Golub & Company.
October 18, 2016
Event
David Michael, who lead's Gould & Ratner's Human Resource and Employment Team, gave a presentation on the FLSA and NLRB HR Legal Updates.
David Michael
Partner
Chair, Human Resources and Employment Practice
October 4, 2016
Event
David Michael, who lead's Gould & Ratner's Human Resource and Employment Team, spoke at the Human Resources Management Association of Chicago (HRMAC)Summit 2016.
David Michael
Partner
Chair, Human Resources and Employment Practice
Human Resources and Employment
September 8, 2016
Event
Vanessa Tiradentes, an associate in Gould & Ratner's Litigation Practice, was a featured panelist at the 2016 Hispanic National Bar Association AnnualConvention held in Chicago on September 8-10, 2016.
Vanessa Tiradentes
Partner
June 11, 2015
Event
Vanessa Tiradentes, currently an associate in Gould & Ratner's Litigation Practice, was a speaker on a Meritas Capability Webinar held on June 11,2015.
Vanessa Tiradentes
Partner
January 2015
Event
David Michael, who lead's Gould & Ratner's Human Resource and Employment Team, gave a presentation at the Great Dane HR Seminar 2015.
David Michael
Partner
Chair, Human Resources and Employment Practice