Do you need an experienced Attorney for a Real Estate matter
located in Cook County or one of the surrounding counties in
Contact us. We can help.
Whether your legal matter is a landlord-tenant dispute, relating to
the buying or selling of real estate, a boundary dispute with a
neighbor, or something else, you need an experienced local attorney who
is familiar with the laws of Illinois, but also with real
estate-specific rules and regulations on the county and municipal
Furthermore, in today's challenging economic times, real estate laws
are changing rapidly as governmental entities attempt to help distressed
homeowners, landlords and businesses.
Your lawyer needs to stay informed about all of the changes in the
law in order to ensure that you get the most reliable advice and the
best possible outcome for your legal issue. Our friendly, knowledgeable
staff of referral counselors can help you find an experienced real
estate lawyer who is right for you.
Meeting the American Bar Association's Standards for Lawyer Referral,
our service has among the highest experience requirements for its real
estate attorneys in the entire nation.
Call us at (312) 554-2001 (Hearing impaired
individuals call (312) 554-2055).
Get a Referral Online!
If you'd like to get a referral online right now, get started by
clicking on the link below that best describes the type of real estate
attorney you need for your legal issue:
Estate - Commercial (real estate transactions involving contracts
and closings for commercial properties, including apartment buildings
with 6 or more units; formation of partnerships, joint ventures and
other real estate entities; leasing of office, retail, industrial
properties or apartment buildings with 6 or more units; mortgage loan
Estate - Litigation (litigation on purchase and sale contract
disputes or warranty matters; mechanics liens; foreclosures;
landlord-tenant disputes involving litigation);
Estate - Residential (real estate transactions involving contracts
and closings for residential properties, including condominiums;
representation of condominium owners or associations; leases on
apartment buildings with less than 6 units);
Estate - Tax (matters relating to real estate or property tax,
including appeals of taxes and assessments at county and township
levels; appraisal of properties for taxation purposes);
Law (pertains to local zoning ordinances, regulations and decisions;
appeals of zoning decisions, changes or denials; requests for zoning
changes; special use permits; land use planning; planned unit
development; and building use conversions which conflict with zoning
laws or regulations);
(matters relating to the taking of real property by governmental
entities through eminent domain or condemnation, including compensation
related to government taking of property).
What Does It Cost?
If you meet with the real estate lawyer we refer, the lawyer will
collect $30 at the initial consultation (which goes towards the
operating costs of our service). The lawyer may also charge a fee for
their time/service, which should be discussed directly with the lawyer
prior to the meeting. During or after your initial consultation, the
lawyer will discuss the legal fees required to handle your matter. There
is no obligation on your part or the lawyer to go beyond the first
initial telephone contact or meeting.
The Lawyer Referral Service is a non-profit public service of the
Chicago Bar Association. Trusted since 1874.
Lawyer Referral Service respects your privacy.
Use of the Lawyer Referral Service implies compliance with the LRS Terms
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