Kara Allen

Kara  Allen
Practice Areas

Real Estate


Marquette University, J.D. (2003)

Marquette University, B.A., Political Science (1997)

Bar & Court Admissions

Illinois (2003)

Wisconsin (2003)

U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois (2003)

U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Wisconsin (2003)

Kara Allen is a banking attorney with a wealth of hands-on litigation experience.

Licensed in Illinois and Wisconsin, Kara has a diverse background in real estate, municipal law, and civil and commercial litigation. She also has considerable experience in the area of mortgage fraud investigations and claims. In addition, Kara represents a variety of secured and unsecured lenders in workouts, commercial foreclosures, UCC matters and other banking or creditors' rights-related litigation.

Kara co-authored the 2013 supplement "Income Tax Consequences," Mortgage Foreclosure, published by the Illinois Institute of Continuing Legal Education.

She serves as a member of Chuhak & Tecson's recruitment committee.