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Levenfeld Pearlstein Appoints Elizabeth O’Brien to its Executive Committee


June 26, 2024

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CHICAGO, July 1, 2024 – Levenfeld Pearlstein, LLC (LP) appointed partner Elizabeth O’Brien to its Executive Committee effective July 1, 2024.

Elizabeth O’Brien leads the firm’s Real Estate Practice Group and represents developers and investors in connection with acquisitions and dispositions, joint ventures, development, construction financing, construction contracts, and commercial leasing. O’Brien is a former member of the Board of Directors of Friends for the Chicago River and the Board of Directors for the Howard E. Eisenberg Foundation. She is a member of Commercial Real Estate Executive Women (CREW) Chicago, a member of the Steering Committee for the Greater Chicago Food Depository’s Annual Commercial Real Estate Awards Dinner, and a previous member of the Associate Board of Greater Chicago Food Depository. In 2022, she was recognized by Crain’s Chicago Business among its “Notable Women in Law.”

“At LP, we pride ourselves on empowering the next generation of leaders,” said Jeffery Hoffenberg, Managing Partner of LP. “Elizabeth is a dedicated mentor and a strong leader who will bring keen insights to the firm’s Executive Committee.”

Leadership transitions are a part of LP’s deliberate succession planning protocol, designed to provide opportunities for different individuals at the firm to serve in leadership roles. Since its early days, LP’s leadership has cultivated leaders through a formal training program, and its successful implementation continues to create future leaders with skills that build upon those of their predecessor.

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About Levenfeld Pearlstein LLC: Chicago-based Levenfeld Pearlstein, LLC provides legal and business counsel to sophisticated clients across a broad range of corporate, tax, real estate, estate planning, and litigation matters. LP works with clients to understand the full impact of the law on their businesses and proactively addresses their legal issues so that they can quickly return to doing what they do best.

While the firm possesses the resources and depth necessary to manage the most complex matters most efficiently and cost-effectively possible, it truly differentiates itself through its commitment to “The LP Way” – the firm’s model for creating an unparalleled client experience at an exceptional value.

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