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LP’s Real Estate Practice Ranked Among Best in Illinois by Chambers USA for Third Consecutive Year


July 8, 2011

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CHICAGO – Levenfeld Pearlstein LLC is pleased to announce that for the third consecutive year, its Real Estate & Finance Practice has been recognized by Chambers USA: America’s Leading Guide to Lawyers for Business, as among the best in Illinois. In addition, two of the firm’s attorneys, partners Brian Kozminski and David Berzon, were recognized individually for their outstanding legal work. 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

In recognizing Levenfeld Pearlstein, Chambers noted that the firm’s clients point out that, “When you’re billing by the hour, it’s important to the client that you have good business sense and know your stuff, and the attorneys at Levenfeld Pearlstein certainly do.” Chambers also praises Berzon, writing that he is “highly regarded as a ‘businessman’s lawyer.’ By combining business sense and legal expertise, ‘he's able to understand the needs and quirks of the client and find the most expedient way to solve a problem.’” Berzon is also praised for his communication skills and for being "down to earth but also willing to take risks to achieve the best results for clients.” Similarly, Chambers also highlights Kozminski as “extremely responsive, thorough and understanding.”

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.

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About Levenfeld Pearlstein LLC: Recognized in 2009 as one of the nation's most innovative mid-sized law firms by The National Law Journal's "Midsize Hotlist", Levenfeld Pearlstein, LLC ( provides Unusually Good legal counsel and business advice to sophisticated clients in matters involving corporate and securities law, real estate, and litigation. The firm's business-first approach helps clients to proactively address, solve and move past their problems so that they can quickly return to doing what they do best. With nearly 60 attorneys and offices in Chicago and Northbrook, Ill., the firm possesses the resources and depth to manage the most complex matters, while ensuring that the needs of all clients are met in the most efficient and cost-effective manner possible.

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