CHICAGO – Levenfeld Pearlstein, LLC is pleased to announce that for the fifth consecutive year, its Real Estate Group has been recognized by Chambers USA: America’s Leading Guide to Lawyers for Business, as among the best in Illinois. In addition, partners Brian Kozminski, David Berzon and Tom Jaros were recognized individually for their outstanding legal work. Founding member Mark Pearlstein (1948-2012) was also included in this year’s rankings, and was referred to by Chambers as the “dean of the condo.” The directory, known for its independent and objective research process, is a sought-after guide by business leaders selecting legal counsel. It is available at www.chambersandpartners.com.
In recognizing Levenfeld Pearlstein this year, Chambers noted that its clients described LP's approach as, “very thorough and diligent," and "fast, efficient and extremely high-quality work.” Chambers included one enthusiastic client’s praise for Berzon: “good person to work with: he understands the issues and works to find a solution.” Similarly, Chambers highlighted praise for Kozminski's “ability to review a matter carefully, and provide thoughtful advice while working to a deadline. His skill as a negotiator is also particularly appreciated by clients.” Jaros was hailed by market sources for his "high integrity" and is described as "smart, insightful, helpful and responsive."
Levenfeld Pearlstein’s Real Estate & Finance Practice Group provides a broad range of legal proficiency, experience and practical knowledge in all facets related to real property transactions. The firm represents a wide range of clients throughout the United States who are involved in an array of real estate transactions, such as development, construction, investment, leasing and operation of real estate. Its clients include lenders and borrowers in construction, permanent, and mezzanine loans. Levenfeld Pearlstein also acts as Midwest counsel for many institutional real estate clients, particularly with regard to leasing projects, including office buildings, industrial facilities, hotels, golf courses, manufactured housing communities, retail shopping centers, complex condominium projects, and multifamily housing.