Our Attorneys

Andrew’s practice focuses on commercial real estate transactions, general corporate matters, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, commercial lending, intellectual property licensing, and negotiating various commercial agreements. Andrew represents entrepreneurs, developers, private equity firms, borrowers, lenders, family offices, and private companies of all size in areas spanning technology based ventures, manufacturing, hospitality, development and redevelopment of commercial, multi-family and student housing properties, and a variety of other business markets. Andrew has been designated as an Illinois Super Lawyer – Rising Star for the past 3 years (2015-2017) by Thompson Reuters, a designation earned by fewer than 2.5 percent of all attorneys under 40 in the state of Illinois.

Practice Areas:
  • Real Estate
  • Corporate & Securities
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Emerging Growth Companies
  • Technology Transactions & Intellectual Property
Representative Experience:
  • Represented a private real estate venture in the acquisition, disposition, ground leasing, development, and financing of various residential, commercial, and mixed use properties across the US.
  • Represented a US-based physicochemical data analysis and consulting company in the stock acquisition of a UK competitor with a US subsidiary.
  • Represented a custom hardwood manufacturer in the asset sale of its business with a simultaneous real estate disposition of its manufacturing plant.
  • Represented a Chicago-based ticket reselling marketplace in various office-based leasing transactions.
  • Represented a payment card solutions company in the leasing of its Chicago-based corporate headquarters and 45,000+ rsf Kentucky manufacturing and distribution facility.
  • Restructured a Chicago-based technology company with simulated and funded futures trading platforms to incorporate simulated and funded forex and equities trading platforms.
  • Ongoing day to day legal counsel to businesses in industries such as real estate, technology, manufacturing, and hospitality.
EDUCATION
  • Loyola University Chicago School of Law
  • Arizona State University
JURISDICTIONS
  • Illinois