The Real Estate Practice at Gould & Ratner acts as local counsel to some of the world’s most prestigious law firms and their clients in Chicago, its suburbs and downstate Illinois. Our lawyers have handled real estate matters of all types and sizes, and we can provide the advice and expertise clients need to be successful in the sometimes-confusing but always-dynamic place we call home.
Our real estate lawyers and professionals know and understand Illinois real estate law, as well as the local regulations, customs and practices that can sometimes be a minefield for the unwary or unfamiliar out-of-town lawyer and client. In fact, we're one of the top 20 "Best of the Best" law firms in the Midwest, as ranked by transaction volume, by Midwest Real Estate News for 2019. Working with our own sophisticated client base gives us the experience to handle large-scale and complicated matters, as well as the ability to integrate seamlessly into any client engagement under the direction of the lead counsel.
As local counsel, we usually focus on providing the following services:
Additionally, we can also help with:
To discuss how we can help you as local counsel, please contact one of the members of our local counsel team listed below.