Represented various public agencies in land acquisition matters, such as acquiring numerous parcels for the construction of public projects including the 6th and 8th District Police Stations, 79th Street Redevelopment Corridor, fire stations, campus parks, and schools.
Represented various public and private clients on public right of way entitlements including vacation, dedication, privileges, easement agreements that required drafting ordinances for legislative approval, and appearances before various entities of local government.
Represented private clients on the successful completion of projects pursuant to Redevelopment Agreements.
Represents the Public Building Commission in the firm’s role as general counsel; drafts resolutions, policies and procedures, legal opinions, and intergovernmental agreements; advises on board governance issues including Open Meetings Act and Freedom of Information Act issues.
Represented the Public Building Commission in settling a case against the general contractor for failure to renovate Soldier Field in a timely and competent manner.
Represented the Metropolitan Pier and Exposition Authority in connection with the McCormick Place West Expansion.