Reuben C. Warshawsky


Commercial Real Estate

Land Use, Zoning, and Entitlement

Real Estate Construction and Finance

Commercial Tenant Leasing

Condominium and Condo-Like Development

Banking and Finance

Corporate Law

Mergers and Acquisitions

Reuben focuses his practice in the areas of real estate, corporate, and business law, with an emphasis on acquisitions, dispositions, financing, and business counseling.

Reuben has a wide range of experience in solving complex issues and working on transactions, entity structuring, financing, repositioning of distressed assets, property management, construction management, leasing, loan restructuring, and loan workout situations. He has extensive experience in capital structuring including equity and preferred equity, conventional financing, securitized financing, mezzanine debt, bridge loans, subordinated debt, and credit lines.

Reuben combines his prior experiences as a principal in a real estate investment firm and as the chief operating officer of a Midwest-based office building company with his legal knowledge and expertise to provide comprehensive and effective advice to — and solutions for — his clients. He has represented nationally-recognized companies and REITs, as well as joint ventures, lenders, small businesses, and individuals across the country in acquiring, financing, leasing, operating, managing, and selling many different types of properties and businesses. Throughout his career, Reuben has been involved with every class of property, including office, retail, multi-family, senior housing, industrial, condominiums, hospitality, and vacant land.

“Leaner in numbers, deeper in talent, and united by an uncompromising commitment to put our clients’ interests first and last.”


300 South Wacker Drive, Suite 2300 Chicago, Illinois 60606

T: 312-461-4326
F: 312-987-9854
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  • J.D., University of Pennsylvania, 1985
  • B.A., University of Pennsylvania, 1982


  • Illinois
  • Colorado