Monica J. Paine


Commercial Real Estate

Commercial Tenant Leasing

Commercial Litigation

Monica is a commercial litigator representing and defending clients in state and federal court. She concentrates her practice on complex contractual and business disputes, real estate and lending issues, and zoning and land use litigation.

Monica represents a broad range of corporate and private clients in various industries including financial services, real estate, and manufacturing. She routinely litigates matters involving breach of contracts; commercial lease disputes; land use and zoning disputes; loan defaults; commercial foreclosures; partnership disputes and business torts involving breach of fiduciary duty, fraud, tortious interference with contract and negligence, and related civil causes of action.

“In commercial litigation right now, we’re as good as you’ll find. Our team is smart, savvy, and absolutely relentless. Nobody wants to face them in court.”


300 South Wacker Drive, Suite 2300 Chicago, Illinois 60606

T: 312-461-4307
F: 312-987-9854
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  • J.D., The John Marshall Law School, 2007
  • B.S., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2004


  • Illinois
  • Wisconsin
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois