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About Me

Experienced in trials of security deposit and lease termination matters, and appeals.  We also represent people hurt at their apartments or at work to recover benefits.


Languages Spoken: Thai, English

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Practice Areas


  1. Landlord & Tenant: 65%
    9 years, 1.05 thousand cases
  2. Class Action: 15%
    9 years, 30 cases
  3. Immigration: 10%
    2 years, 10 cases
  4. Workers Compensation: 10%
    9 years, 150 cases



Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • John Edward Brennock

    I endorse this lawyer. He does an excellent job representing his clients, but also maintains professional civility. He has an expert knowledge of Landlord & Tenant law and I would be comfortable referring clients/family/friends to him.


    John Brennock Landlord & Tenant Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Tara Leigh Goodwin

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Tara Goodwin Consumer Protection Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Mark Silverman Law Office Ltd.

225 West Washington Street
Suite 2200
Chicago, IL, 60606-3561


ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law200508/17/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Illinois State Bar AssociationMember2005 - 2008
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Tenants v MAP LLCAdverse ruling of trial court reversed on appeal
Tenant v CCC LLCSettlement on Class Basis for Over 400 Renters
Tenant v CortezDefeated Landlord's Owner-Occupancy Defense
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Publication NameTitleDate
Chicago Bar Association's "A Young Lawyer's Guide to Real Estate Practice."Chapter 9, "The Chicago Residential Landlord and Tenant Ordinance."2008
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Illinois College of LawLawJuris Doctorate2005