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Specializing in Business Law, Regulatory Compliance,  Real Estate & Transaction Law
Helping Clients In Chicago & Throughout Illinois Since 1995




Real Estate Transactions

We can assist you with almost any type of real estate matter, from sale of a multi-use commercial property, to the purchase of your home,  condo or rental property.

Business Law, Company Formation and Corporate Law

We appreciate the importance of developing a comprehensive understanding of your specific business.

Contract Negotiation and Drafting

Our attorneys will help you negotiate your contracts, review and draft engagement letters or consulting agreements and review your partnership or employment contracts.

Leasing, Landlord and Tenant Law

We can assist landlord and tenants with commercial leases, letters of intent, property management issues and related matters.

Licensing, Regulatory Review, Compliance Management

The firm will assist you in obtaining licenses or registrations to operate your business at the state or local level.

The Law Offices of Michael Durlacher serve the needs of their clients, acting as counselor, advocate, negotiator and also mediator.  Our common sense approach to the practice of law, real estate and business matters, help us to achieve the best possible objectives for our clients, while keeping legal costs down.  We establish long term relationships with our clients and their business evolving as their needs change.



  • Michael recently served 7+ years as General Counsel for a group of heavily regulated consumer finance companies providing risk management and regulatory oversight, ensuring compliance with AML-Patriot Act, Dodd Frank, Gramm-Leach Bliley, TILA-Reg Z, Reg E, Reg A, TCPA, privacy, data security, vendor management, fraud protection, FDCPA and FCRA. Duties included:   Management of business and civil litigation, regulatory actions, consumer rights complaints, demands and claims against clients or affiliated parties.

  • Michael graduated law school at Chicago-Kent College of Law and graduated in the top 15% of his class, where he co-authored an article for the Missouri Law Journal with esteemed Professor Michael Spak.




About US

Michael Durlacher is the founding member of the Law Office of Michael Durlacher.  For 20+ years, Michael has dedicated his law practice towards assisting his clients to achieve their goals effectively, efficiently and economically. 


  • Today Michael provides legal and consulting services to individuals, start up businesses and established companies; assisting them from incorporation, contract negotiation, corporate governance and expansion.  

  • Michael has long term relationship with his clients and many utilize him as their in-house counsel.

  • Mr. Durlacher has extensive experience in real estate and commercial development and has represented multi-million dollar developers, as well as home buyers, throughout the Chicago-land area.





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6160 Cicero, suite 104, Chicago Illinois 60647​

Tel:  312-304-6453


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