Steven M. Zuckerman

Steven M. Zuckerman is a partner with over 25 years of professional experience. Steven’s principal area of practice is commercial real estate with a concentration in secured lending on behalf of both lenders and borrowers, the purchase and sale of real estate, and the leasing of real estate.

Steven has significant experience in negotiating, documenting and closing real estate secured loans and most types of property transfers. He also has handled numerous transactions involving Industrial Development Revenue bond financing, government insured mortgage loans, low income housing tax credits, and like-kind exchanges. Steven has represented many commercial lenders in negotiating and documenting secured, asset and real estate based loans for businesses and developers.


  • Georgetown University, J.D., Magna Cum Laude, 1980
  • University of North Carolina, B.A., Phi Beta Kappa, 1977

Bar Admissions

Steven was admitted to practice in Illinois in 1980.


  • Member of the Chicago Bar Association.
  • Member of the Illinois State Bar Association