Freeborn & Peters partner Jordan Peters, who also serves as the chairman of the building committee of The John Marshall Law School's Board of Trustee, provided comment on the school's award-winning expansion, saying that, “Our expansion not only provides needed space but gives the law school the image and presence it deserves, right in the middle of State Street’s South Loop Education Corridor." The renovation project was awarded the 2014 Urban Land Institute Chicago Vision Award.
The Urban Land Institute began the Awards for Excellence program in 1979 with the objective of recognizing truly superior development efforts. The criteria for the awards include factors that go beyond good design, including leadership, contribution to the community, innovations, public/private partnership, environmental protection and enhancement, and response to societal needs. Winning projects represent the highest standards of achievement set by members of the Urban Land Institute.
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