Shay Baldwin is exhilarated by the one-two punch of not only successfully closing a deal for his clients, but doing so at a reduced cost. One reason he can offer this benefit is the easy access he has to his fellow attorneys within the firm—only a phone call or footstep away.
Being able to represent both sides in the workplace—employees and employers—gives Jeralyn Baran a unique perspective, which, she says, makes her a better lawyer. view full bio +
One-size-fits-all doesn't work in representing condominium associations. Steve Bloomberg analyzes his clients' individual needs, tailors his advice according to the facts and offers a cost-benefit approach. view full bio +
Kim Boike’s experience as a board member and passion as a volunteer enables her to better guide not for profit and healthcare clients on a wide range of legal and regulatory issues. view full bio +
Mark Broaddus leverages his personal and professional experience to help families and individuals plan for disability and end of life issues. When necessary, he pragmatically pursues litigation to meet his clients' goals. view full bio +
Ed Burke’s firsthand experience working at financial institutions gives him a unique, well-rounded perspective when advising his bank clients on complex workout and bankruptcy matters. view full bio +
Cisco Connell developed skills during his 10 years as a Chicago police officer that continue bearing fruit in his second career as a banking and litigation attorney. view full bio +
As a pilot and former Navy jet mechanic, Bill DeYoung possesses intricate knowledge of aircraft and the aviation industry that gives him a leg up when litigating aviation cases. view full bio +
For David Feinberg, being “right there” with his clients—from beginning to end—is his highest priority as an attorney. His estate, probate and guardianship experience ensures that his clients receive the utmost legal services during difficult times. view full bio +
Building strong relationships with his clients enables Mitch Feinberg to develop customized estate plans that address the key players, assets and family dynamics in every situation. view full bio +
A transactional attorney and published author, Valerie Freireich knows how to tell her clients’ stories in a compelling way while protecting their interests. view full bio +
Dan Fumagalli guides individuals and small business owners through every step of the judicial process. “Litigation is more than just the end result—litigation is everything that leads up to the end result.” view full bio +
Ryan Haas draws on his additional experience as a college professor to make complex concepts accessible to his clients, and works closely with them to devise strategies that make their goals a reality. view full bio +
Like many of his clients, Terry Isselhard is an entrepreneur. He understands the unique challenges business owners face and works closely with his clients to make their goals a reality. view full bio +
Ed Josephson has been practicing law for many years and still enjoys his work and demonstrating the value of putting the client first. “I like what I’m doing, and it shows.” view full bio +
Loretto Kennedy: Our motto, right there with you, means our clients count on us to look out for their best interests. Knowing we’ve earned that level of trust is everything. view full bio +
Lindsey Markus draws on her background in finance and business development to think outside the box and provide clients with complex, creative solutions that meet their end goals. view full bio +
Longevity is key for Adam Moreland. The long-term relationships Adam develops with his clients enable him to maximize efficiency and cost-effectiveness throughout the legal process. view full bio +
For Meredith Pike, litigation means telling her clients’ stories in the most persuasive way possible and working together to find cost-effective solutions to their problems. view full bio +
David Shiner regularly deals with the IRS on tax controversy matters and doesn’t back down from taking cases to trial when necessary. "We're going to fight to get the best result for our client." view full bio +
Andy Tecson immerses himself in the philosophy, mission and values of his healthcare clients, which allows him to take a comprehensive perspective when guiding them through the ever-changing regulatory climate. view full bio +
As a healthcare attorney with a focus on litigation, David Tecson enjoys advocating for his clients and delivering results that meet their needs. “It’s an honor and a privilege to practice law.” view full bio +
Having practical, hands-on experience with business operations enables Mitch Weinstein to understand the concerns of his clients and better advise them on corporate, tax and estate planning issues. view full bio +
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Philanthropy and a culture of leading by example remain at the heart of Chuhak & Tecson. In honor of our Silver Anniversary, we launched 25 Ways to Give Back in 2012.
Our cultureRight there with you
is more than just our tagline. It’s our way of life--guiding us each and every day in servicing our clients.
History of Chuhak & Tecson
Tom Chuhak and Joe Tecson were giants in the legal profession who brought their passion, excellence and a grandfatherly warmth to the law firm they founded 25 years ago.