CHICAGO – Aug. 10, 2017 – Freeborn & Peters LLP is pleased to announce that Jordan H. Peters, a Partner in the firm’s Chicago office, has been named by Lambda Alpha International (LAI) as its International Member of the Year for 2017.
With more than 2,000 members and 25 chapters worldwide, LAI is an honorary society that provides a forum for the study and advancement of land economics. A member of the LAI Board of Governors and a former board member and president of LAI’s Chicago Ely Chapter, Mr. Peters is recognized for his years of service, as well as his significant and ongoing contributions to the organization.
“Freeborn congratulates Jordan on the prestigious honor of being named by Lambda Alpha International as its International Member of the Year,” said Freeborn Co-Managing Partner Michael A. Moynihan. “Jordan is a leader in real estate law, and he has contributed greatly to the knowledge and understanding of land economics issues over his distinguished career.”
A member of Freeborn’s Real Estate Practice Group, Mr. Peters has more than 30 years of experience representing parties to real estate transactions. His current practice is focused on acquisitions and dispositions, real estate-based financings, and leasing. His clients include developers, lenders, investors, and corporate owners and lessees of office, industrial and retail properties. He also has a background in transactions involving specialized real estate interests such as mineral estates and railroad rights of way.
Mr. Peters also is actively involved in real estate professional societies and in legal education relating to real estate. In addition, he provides pro bono representation to charitable organizations in the Chicago metropolitan area with needs in areas of real estate, project finance and corporate governance. He earned his J.D. from The John Marshall Law School and his Bachelor of Arts from Brown University.
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