Law Offices of Bruce R. Entman


As a licensed real estate broker with over 30 years of practice, and as a business and commercial litigation attorney, Bruce has developed a deep knowledge of the commercial real estate market in Chicago and the surrounding suburbs.  He has experience in a full range of legal issues involved in real estate transactions. 

Our office assists buyers, sellers, landlords, tenants and lenders with all aspects of commercial real estate transactions, including:

  • Purchase and sale of residential apartment buildings
  • Purchase and sale of office, retail, and industrial spaces, warehouses, and vacant land
  • Leasing of office, industrial or retail space
  • Drafting and negotiating loan documents on behalf of borrowers or lenders
  • Negotiation of construction contracts
  • Drafting, reviewing and/or negotiating purchase and sale agreements
  • Reviewing and negotiating loan documents on behalf of borrowers or drafting and negotiating on behalf of lenders
  • Assisting with due diligence analysis
  • Ordering and reviewing title insurance and title related matters
  • Ordering and reviewing surveys (including ALTA Surveys)
  • Drafting, reviewing and assisting in corporate entity formation for acquisition and sale
  • Advising and counseling on development issues
  • Attending closings to make sure your rights and interests are protected

Our office has represented individuals, corporations, limited liability companies and estates, in their acquisition, sales, refinancing and development of all types of commercial property in the state of Illinois.