Michael R. Wolfe

Michael R. Wolfe

Retired
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312.521.2665
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312.521.2565

Overview

Mike has enjoyed a successful legal practice for nearly 40 years, serving clients in all areas of real estate transactions and finance, including developments, purchases, sales, exchanges and leases. He concentrates his practice on the representation of financial institutions in real estate related loan transactions of all nature and the representation of commercial, residential and shopping center developers in all areas of acquisition, development and leasing transactions.

Prior to joining Much Shelist, Mike served for many years as head of the real estate department at a Chicago-based law firm. 
 

Credentials

Education

DePaul University College of Law
J.D., 1971
University of Illinois
B.S., 1968

Bar Admissions

Illinois
Wisconsin

Professional Organizations

  • Chicago Bar Association, former Chair of the Mechanics Lien Subcommittee 
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • State Bar of Wisconsin

Community

Mike has served on the Executive Committee of Four Stars of Chicago, which produces an annual fundraising event for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and works with the Boys and Girls Club of Greater Bluffton, South Carolina.

Accolades

  • Leading Lawyers Network, Real Estate Law: Commercial and Real Estate Law: Finance, 2007-2018
  • Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory, AV Preeminent®
Leading Lawyers
Martindale-Hubbell Attorney - Peer rated for the highest excellence.