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  1. Business: 30%
    42 years
  2. Real Estate: 20%
    42 years
  3. Corporate & Incorporation: 20%
    42 years
  4. Mergers & Acquisitions: 20%
    42 years
  5. Limited Liability Company (LLC): 10%
    42 years



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Contact Info

750 W. Lake Cook Road, Suite 350
Buffalo Grove, IL, 60089-2088


ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law197208/17/2015

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Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Leading LawyerIllinois Leading Lawyer Network2013
Leading LawyerIllinois Leading Lawyer Network2012
Leading LawyerIllinois Leading Lawyer Network2011
Leading LawyerIllinois Leading Lawyer Network2010
Two Collaboration AwardsMidwest Business Brokers & Intermediaries2010
Super LawyerIllinois Super Lawyers2010
Leading LawyerIllinois Leading Lawyer Network2009
Super LawyerIllinois Super Lawyers2009
Leading LawyerIllinois Leading Lawyer Network2008
Leading LawyerIllinois Leading Lawyer Network2007
Super LawyerIllinois Super Lawyers2007
Super LawyerIllinois Super Lawyers2006
Super LawyerIllinois Super Lawyer2005
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PrincipalKovitz Shifrin Nesbit1988 - Present
PartnerFriedman & Sternberg1986 - 1988
PartnerFriedman Weston & Sternberg1980 - 1986
Associate/PartnerCohon Raizes & Regal1972 - 1980
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Chicago Bar Association, Professional Responsibility CommitteeN/A2000 - Present
Illinois State Bar AssociationN/A1972 - Present
Decalogue Society of LawyersN/A1972 - Present
Publication NameTitleDate
Chicagoland Buildings & EnvironmentsRent or Own? Commercial Condominiums on the Rise2010
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Northwestern University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1972
University of MichiganEconomicsB.A.1969