Mark C. Simon represents real estate investors, lending institutions, pension fund advisors and development companies on real estate finance and investment transactions. His everyday practice consists of representing lenders and borrowers on a wide variety of real estate loans and documenting joint ventures and property acquisitions and dispositions. In 30 years in practice, he has assisted clients in successfully resolving a wide array of complicated problems concerning shopping centers, hotels, condominiums, office buildings, apartments, and senior living, student housing and industrial properties.
Mark’s clients “praise his work on financings and applaud him as being ‘very knowledgeable.’” (Chambers USA)
In his pro bono work, Mark represents several small nonprofit organizations in their efforts to improve Chicago’s neighborhoods and is a board member of the Chicago Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law. He is a frequent speaker on real estate finance and investment topics.