Chicago, IL
May 14, 2009

Much Shelist Real Estate attorneys Harold S. Dembo and Michael B. Sadoff will address members of the CCIM Institute during the Illinois chapter's luncheon on May 14, 2009. Their presentation, titled “An Overview of Leases in the Current Real Estate Market," will include an interactive discussion of current challenges facing landlords and tenants in today’s economy, as well as strategies for dealing with those issues. Harold and Michael will address lease defaults and lease restructuring, and the related considerations. Their topics will include lease remedies, bankruptcy, vacancy, guaranties, security deposits and more. They will also discuss considerations in negotiating new leases and lease amendments.

The CCIM Institute confers the Certified Commercial Investment Member designation and is an affiliate of the National Association of REALTORS®. For more information, visit