I assist buyers, sellers, landlords and tenants and lenders with all aspects of commercial real estate transactions, including:


  1. Purchase and sale of residential apartment buildings (6 units or more) and large complexes
  2. Purchase and sale of office, retail, and Industrial spaces, warehouses, and vacant land
  3. Leasing of office, industrial or retail space
  4. Drafting and negotiating loan documents on behalf of borrowers or lenders
  5. Negotiation construction contracts


My services in these matters include, but are not limited to:


  1. Drafting, reviewing and/or negotiating purchase and sale agreements
  2. Reviewing and negotiating loan documents on behalf of borrowers or drafting and negotiating on behalf of lenders
  3. Assisting with due diligence analysis
  4. Ordering and reviewing title insurance and title related matters
  5. Ordering and reviewing surveys (including ALTA Surveys)
  6. Drafting, reviewing and assisting in corporate entity formation for acquisition and sale
  7. Advising and counseling on development issues
  8. Attending closings to make sure your rights and interests are protected


I have represented individuals, corporations, limited liability companies and estates, in their acquisition, sales, refinancing and development of every type of commercial property in Illinois and other states.

If you are in need of a real estate attorney, call my office at 312-953-1967 or send me an email to mlickerman@lickermanlaw.com .