Areas of Practice

  • Commercial and Industrial Real Estate
  • General Business Practice
  • Estate Planning/Probate


  • J.D., Northwestern University, 1980
  • B.A., Kenyon College, cum laude, 1976


  • Supreme Court of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit

Mr. Rothschild maintains a sophisticated business practice that advises clients in all aspects of their businesses, from formation, operation, and governance, to contract, real estate, merger, and succession issues. He represents public and closely-held corporations, universities, and individuals. He has extensive experience and expertise in all aspects of commercial and industrial real estate transactions, such as purchase and sale agreements, mortgage loans and other financing vehicles, and leasing matters. He also counsels businesses, families, and individuals on general estate planning and probate matters.