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Samuel H. Levine appointed to CBA Construction Law and Mechanics Lien Subcommittee

Arnstein & Lehr Attorney Samuel H. Levine

Samuel H. Levine

Arnstein & Lehr Chicago Partner Samuel H. Levine was recently appointed a member of the Chicago Bar Association’s Construction Law and Mechanics Lien Subcommittee, which is charged with drafting legislation for bonding over mechanics lien claims. The subcommittee’s purpose is to draft legislation acceptable to contractors, lenders, sureties and owners permitting interested parties in real estate to bond over mechanics lien claims.

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Samuel H. Levine featured in Chicago Daily Law Bulletin and mentioned in ISBA Illinois Lawyer Now Weekly

Arnstein & Lehr Attorney Samuel H. Levine

Samuel H. Levine

Arnstein & Lehr Chicago Partner Samuel H. Levine was featured in the May 1 issue of the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin regarding his appointment to Secretary of the Illinois State Bar Association Commercial Banking, Collections & Bankruptcy Law Section Council for the 2012-2013 year. Mr. Levine was also named in the most recent issue of the ISBA Illinois Lawyer Now Weekly regarding his election to a three year term as a member of the ISBA General Assembly.

To read about the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin article in full, click here.

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Samuel H. Levine presents at Greater Illinois Title Company’s CLE seminar

Arnstein & Lehr Attorney Samuel H. Levine

Samuel H. Levine

Arnstein & Lehr Chicago Partner Samuel H. Levine gave a presentation at the Greater Illinois Title Company’s CLE seminar on May 2 in Chicago. The program, titled “Real Estate for Changing Times,” was held at Petterino’s Banquets in downtown Chicago and offered 3 hours of CLE credit. Mr. Levine’s talk was titled “Receiverships: Effective Remedy for Distressed Commercial Real Estate.”

To learn more about the event, click here.

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Samuel H. Levine appointed secretary of ISBA Section Council

Arnstein & Lehr Attorney Samuel H. Levine

Samuel H. Levine

Arnstein & Lehr Chicago Partner Samuel H. Levine has been appointed secretary of the Illinois State Bar Association Commercial Banking, Collections & Bankruptcy Law Section Council for the 2012/2013 year.

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Samuel H. Levine and Justin L. Weisberg to speak at the ISBA Construction Program

Arnstein & Lehr Attorney Samuel H. Levine

Samuel H. Levine

Arnstein & Lehr Justin L. Weisberg

Justin L. Weisberg

Arnstein & Lehr Chicago Partners Samuel H. Levine and Justin L. Weisberg will be speaking at the ISBA Construction Program on April 16 in Bloomington, Illinois and April 27 in Chicago, Illinois. The conference, titled “The Construction Project from Womb to Tomb (and Then Back to Life),” and will offer six hours of MCLE credit and covers the construction project lifecycle, from acquiring the real estate to bringing failed projects back to life. Mr. Weisberg will speak on “Payment and Performance Bonds” and Mr. Levine will speak on “Enhancement and Priorities between Mortgagees and Lien Claimants.”

For more information regarding the conference, please click here.

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William J. Anaya moderates at Real Estate Short Course; Daniel I. Schlade and Samuel H. Levine present real estate litigation update

 

Arnstein & Lehr Attorney William J. Anaya

William J. Anaya

Arnstein & Lehr Attorney Samuel H. Levine

Samuel H. Levine

Arnstein & Lehr Attorney Daniel I. Schlade

Daniel I. Schlade

Arnstein & Lehr Chicago Partners William J. Anaya (pictured left), Daniel I. Schlade (picture near right), and Samuel H. Levine (pictured far right) recently spoke at the 8th Annual Real Estate Short Course, sponsored by the Illinois Real Estate Lawyers Association. The program was held March 13 – 14 at Harper College in Palatine, Illinois. Mr. Anaya was the program moderator. Mr. Schlade and Mr. Levine presented a real estate litigation update.

To read the conference schedule in full, click here.

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Samuel H. Levine appointed as commission committee member, ACREL liaison

Arnstein & Lehr Attorney Smauel H. Levine

Smauel H. Levine

Chicago Partner Samuel H. Levine was recently appointed as a participant on the National Uniform Law Commission Study Committee to examine desirability and feasibility of drafting a uniform law on the Appointment and Powers of Real Estate Receivers. Mr. Levine was also appointed by the American College of Real Estate Lawyers as a liaison to the study committee.

Coverage from the Chicago Tribune regarding Mr. Levine’s appointments to the National Uniform Law Commission and American College of Real Estate Lawyers study committees can be seen by clicking here.

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Samuel Levine, Justin Weisberg participate in mechanics liens and construction claims seminar at NIU College of Law

 

Samuel H. Levine

 

Justin L. Weisberg

Chicago Partners Samuel Levine and Justin Weisberg recently participated in the April 8 Mechanics Liens and Construction Claims seminar conducted by the ISBA’s Special Committee on Construction Law.  Samuel coordinated the CLE seminar and also served as a moderator on the topic “Bankruptcy, Mechanics Liens and Construction Issues.”  Justin spoke on the topic “Perfecting Mechanics Liens and Bond Claims on Public Projects.”  The seminar was held at Northern Illinois University’s College of Law in DeKalb.  The program served as a primer fro construction lawyers, real estate practitioners, and general practice attorneys with basic to intermediate practice experience.

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