Combining law and strategy to advance your business.

Formation & Registration

Corporation?  LLC?  Something else?  We can help you choose the best structure for your particular business, guide you through the essential questions of forming a new company, and plan for growth from the very beginning.


We assist newer companies with a range of transactional matters to keep the business moving forward according to a solid plan.  Not sure of the next steps?  We can help.


Having clear contracts, leases, and other agreements can avoid expensive disagreements.  Let us focus on the detail of these documents so you don’t have to.


Set an objective and chart a course to get there.  When you are not sure how to achieve a particular goal or how to navigate potential obstacles, some guidance might make the difference.


We can help you navigate the governmental and regulatory requirements applicable to your industry.

Buying or Selling a Business

Buying or selling a business or its assets can be a detailed undertaking.  Proper planning and evaluation can potentially make the process easier and mitigate risk.


Steps After Formation

The incorporation or organization of a new business often invites the question, “What’s next?” Here are some things to identify in the first couple days which, if done properly, can increase the chance of success of the business.

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Ian is a highly qualified attorney who knows what he is talking about. He was able to clearly answer my questions and explain all the different nuances regarding my case. I would highly recommend Ian to anyone who needs a business attorney.

Business client

Cannot recommend Ian enough. Meticulous and easy to work with!

Business client


Just wanted to pass on that I spoke with my friend … who was really appreciative for the time you spent talking to her and giving her useful advice as she launches her own business. Thanks for taking such good care of my friend!

Referring attorney

You did a helluva good job, very professional and efficient.  Thank you very much.

Real estate client


53 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 1510
Chicago, Illinois 60604
Tel: 312-278-1187

Parking & Transit Info

Parking is located at Van Buren and Federal Streets (one-half block west of Dearborn); on Dearborn just north of Congress; and along Harrison Street between Clark and Dearborn. Rates vary by location.
The building is on the southwest corner of Jackson and Dearborn, steps from the Library/State & Van Buren and the Jackson Street el stations.
The building is on the southwest corner of Jackson and Dearborn. CTA Buses 1, 7, 22, 24, 36, 62, and 126 stop at Jackson and Dearborn.