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Howard Z. Gopman

Howard Z. Gopman

Practice areas:

Corporate & Incorporation, Securities Offerings, Real Estate, Estate Planning

About Me

Our law firm concentrates its practice in General Corporate, Real Estate, Estate, Business and Financial Planning and Securities Law. In addition, we practice in the areas of Venture Capital Investments, Franchising, and Oil and Gas. We help people plan and form all types of business entities, including corporations, partnerships, and limited liability companies.

We are especially skilled in business formation and advice and will  be able to analyze the type of entity needed for business success and tax advantages.  We form general partnerships, limited partnerships, s-corporations, regular corporations, and limited liability companies.


Practice Areas

Licensed since 1965

  1. Corporate & Incorporation: 50%
    50 years
  2. Securities Offerings: 25%
    50 years
  3. Real Estate: 13%
    46 years
  4. Estate Planning: 12%
    46 years



Hourly ($295-395/hour), Retainer (Always)

Payment Types:

Check, Credit Card

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Contact Info

Howard Z. Gopman & Associates, Ltd.

One Northfield Plaza, Suite 300
Northfield, IL, 60093

Howard Z. Gopman & Associates, Ltd.

One Northfield Plaza, Suite 300
Northfield, IL, 60093




ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law196908/17/2015
WIGood Standing196503/02/2015
MONot authorized to practice-Administrative196601/08/2013

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Senior AttorneyHoward Z. Gopman & Assoc., Ltd1975 - Present


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Illinois State Bar AssociationMember-Corporation, Securities, and Business Law Section Council1998 - 2011


Publication NameTitleDate
Illinois State Bar AssociationDecision explains policy as to enforcement of restrictive covenants in employment agreements2008


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Wisconsin, MadisonFinanceM.B.A.1967
University of Wisconsin Law SchoolLawJ.D.1965