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Michael Gnesin

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Mr. Gnesin concentrates his practice in general counsel services, corporate law, banking/finance, employment law, business representation, and commercial real estate law (including commercial purchase, sale and refinance transactions, title issues, and leasing matters). Mr. Gnesin counsels and advises individuals, domestic and international emerging growth companies and established businesses in various types of corporate, transactional, general business planning, transactional and compliance matters. Mr. Gnesin’s experience includes entity formation, drafting, and reviewing complex commercial agreements, providing advice and counsel to business owners, employees, officers and board of directors, corporate governance, intellectual property protection, and general daily business planning and legal advice on complex business issues. Mr. Gnesin represents clients in various commercial transaction matters ranging in size from less than $1 million to over $100 million.

Bar Admissions

  • Supreme Court of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court – Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court – Northern District of Illinois


  • DePaul University College of Law, Chicago, Illinois
    J.D. – 2008
    CALI Excellence for the Future Award – Equities and Remedies
  • University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
    B.S. – 2004
    Major: Economics and Finance

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Illinois State Bar Association, Member
  • Chicago Bar Association, Member
  • Jewish United Fund – Young Lawyers Group, Member
  • ProVisors, Executive Committee and Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Enterprise Law Group, LLP, Chicago, Illinois, Associate Attorney, 2011-2013
  • High5 Advertising, Inc., Chicago, Illinois, In-House Counsel and Treasurer, 2008-2011

Pro Bono Activities

  • JUF Young Lawyers Group, Volunteer and Committee Member
  • Community Legal Services Program and Hillels of Illinois, Volunteer


  • Fluent in Spanish and Russian


  • Licensed Real Estate Broker
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