Ice Miller Ranked as a Top Ten Leader Among Real Estate Law Firms by Midwest Real Estate News
Ice Miller ranked 8th in the region
Ice Miller LLP was recently ranked 8th in the region in Midwest Real Estate News’ 2015 Best of the Best Real Estate Law Firms. Ice Miller achieved the highest ranking of any law firm headquartered in Indiana. The results were published in the magazine’s 2015 special supplement in July.
Ice Miller’s team of 19 attorneys completed 711 real estate transactions in 2014. Other ranked firms completing 700 or more transactions in 2014 average a total of 50 attorneys.
"We saw our highest transaction volume in the past five years in 2014," said Aaron Dixon
, chair of Ice Miller’s Real Estate Group
. "We have a nimble, ‘client-first’ culture on our team, which allows us to find creative solutions to get deals done for our clients quickly and efficiently.”
Ice Miller’s real estate professionals represented clients in commercial, condominium, farm, healthcare, industrial, land, multifamily, office, residential, retail and student housing transactions. The group completed transactions in Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, Tennessee and Wisconsin.
Ice Miller recently added a new partner to its Real Estate roster. Joe Scimia
, who brings more than 25 years of experience in representing developers and owners in complex real estate transactions, joined the team in July 2015. Blake Schulz
also joined the team as of counsel.
The Ice Miller Real Estate Group serves as a leading development group in the Midwest, with a breadth and depth of knowledge in each aspect of the development process, and a special focus on complex matters such as mixed-use developments. The attorneys work closely with owner/developer clients to determine the scope of each real estate deal, develop a timeframe and a budget, and find creative methods to close the deal.
The Ice Miller Real Estate Group is also able to offer comprehensive services to owners and developers regarding all aspects of a real estate deal. The attorneys provide counsel on governmental incentives, tax considerations, zoning and land use, as well as general real estate concerns.
Ice Miller has been ranked in Midwest Real Estate News’ Best of the Best Real Estate Law Firms since 2011.
About Ice Miller LLP
Founded in 1910, Ice Miller LLP is an Am Law 200 Firm with a nationally recognized reputation in many of its practice areas. Ice Miller offers a broad array of capabilities in virtually all areas of legal practice including: corporate, patents and trademarks, bankruptcy, lobbying, labor and employment, litigation, employee benefits, environment, tax, trusts and estates, real estate, municipal finance and government law. With offices in Chicago; Cleveland; Columbus; DuPage County, Ill.; Indianapolis; and Washington, D.C., the Firm has more than 300 lawyers and 40 paraprofessionals.
This press release is intended for general information purposes only and does not and is not intended to constitute legal advice.