Melanie N. McNeely

Tel: 312.660.9629
Fax: 312.660.9612
Email: mmcneely@ginsbergjacobs.com
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Melanie N. McNeely focuses her practice in the areas of real estate law and telecommunications.  She represents clients in lease negotiations, including telecommunications leases with large institutions and municipalities.  Melanie’s experience also encompasses representing landlords in landlord-tenant disputes, negotiating various retail and office leases on behalf of landlords and representing investor/developer clients in retail leasing, multi-residential and commercial real estate transactions.  In addition to her work in real estate law, Melanie also has experience with securing government grants to assist not-for-profit organizations with funding the development of environmentally sustainable buildings.

After law school, Ms. McNeely earned an LLM in Commercial Real Estate Law and served as an Eminent Domain and Land Use extern at Neal and Leroy, LLC.  Prior to joining Ginsberg Jacobs LLC, Melanie acted as in-house real estate counsel for a property management and real estate investment company.

Practice Areas

  • Education
    Enter schools attended / degrees held
    • The John Marshall Law School, L.L.M., 2010, J.D., 2009
    • Spelman College, B.A., 2004
  • Bar Admissions
    • Illinois
  • Memberships
    • Illinois State Bar Association