Meltzer, Purtill & Stelle began with a nucleus of business centered around two poles: corporate and banking law on one hand and real estate development and finance on the other. That remains our base today, even as we’ve evolved into one of the Chicago area’s more diversified business-to-business law firms, with exceptional attorneys working in a wide range of practice areas. Summaries of each are linked below.

Closed on the acquisition of a Rockford area site for a new store on behalf of a leading national big box retailer.

Closed a $35 million ADC loan for a Colorado bank financing residential development in the Denver metro area.

Assisted in the operational split between two co-owners of a significant franchise operation with over $40 million in annual revenues.

Obtained dismissal with prejudice of a bankrupt benefit recipient’s motion for sanctions against our client, a leading third-party claims and benefits administrator.

Engaged as Midwest regional outside counsel for a leading commercial real estate lender.

Facilitated the closing of a nearly $3 million asset sale for a household lift installation firm that we previously assisted in a major asset purchase over a decade ago.

Represented existing management of a retail marketing collateral business in their successful stalking horse bid to acquire their assets out of ABC proceedings.

Successfully assisted owners of a logistics company with an asset sale with consideration of approximately $8 million.

Selected to handle national leasing for a major national engineering and consulting firm.