Steven “Sonny” F. Ginsberg

Tel: 312.660.9614
Fax: 312.660.9612
Email: sginsberg@ginsbergjacobs.com
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Steven “Sonny” F. Ginsberg has more than twenty years of experience in real estate and finance law, assisting clients from both the lending and development side. He works with financial institutions and national funds to develop lending forms and guidelines, and has vast knowledge in structuring complex debt and equity vehicles. Sonny also assists owner and operator clients in the acquisition, zoning, development, leasing and financing of commercial real estate, with a particular emphasis in hospitality and telecommunications. Additionally, Sonny speaks regularly at local and national real estate and finance conferences.

Mr. Ginsberg began his career at Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal and was formerly a partner at Katten Muchin Zavis, and Levenfeld Pearlstein, LLC.

Practice Areas

  • Education
    Enter schools attended / degrees held
    • University of Michigan Law School, J.D., 1991
    • Cornell University, B.A., 1987
    • Bar Admissions
      • Illinois
      • California
    • Memberships
      • Economic Club of Chicago
      • Village of Oak Park Plan Commission (2011-2014)
      • International Council of Shopping Centers, 2013
      • Oak Park Residence Corporation – Board of Directors, (2007-2011)
    • Noteworthy
      • Named as a Leading Lawyer by Leading Lawyers Network
      • Panelist at "Prep for Success" Youth Basketball Clinic for the National Basketball Retired Players Association, 2015
      • Panelist at IMN’s Real Estate & Bank General Counsel Forum, 2015
      • Panelist & Moderator at Marcus & Millichap Multifamily Forum, 2014
      • Panelist at IMN’s Real Estate & Bank General Counsel Forum, 2014