Rebecca has more than two decades of experience with sophisticated commercial real estate transactions, including the development and financing of affordable and multifamily housing, hospitality, industrial, office, and retail properties, with a particular focus on commercial real estate financing and affordable housing tax credit transactions.  Rebecca has represented commercial lenders in a broad range of financing transactions, including pre-development, construction, mezzanine and permanent loan facilities, loan securitizations, workouts, foreclosures and restructurings, bond issuance, and affordable housing tax credit financings.

Prior to joining Ginsberg Jacobs, Rebecca served as Senior Counsel for the Illinois Housing Development Authority, where she represented the Authority in all matters related to debt and equity financing of state and federally allocated funds and low-income housing tax credits.  Previously, Rebecca practiced law at Sidley Austin LLP and Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP.  Whether advising clients at law firms or as in -house counsel, Rebecca has consistently earned the respect of her clients and colleagues by providing astute and timely counsel and workable solutions.

  • Real Estate
  • Commercial Lending
  • Finance
  • Tax Credits
  • Indiana University, J.D., 1988
  • Miami University of Ohio, B.A., Public Administration, 1985
  • PAWS Chicago
  • Autism Awareness