Find a Real Estate Commercial Expert
Experts in commercial appraisal, market & rental studies, asset and property management, due diligence practices, purchase contracts, real estate finance, property workouts, leases, entitlement practices, property insurance, title insurance and land use. Real Estate Commercial experts serve as expert witnesses and forensic consultants in Illinois legal matters, and provide expert reports and testimony for judges, attorneys, lawyers, law firms, insurance companies and government agencies in Federal and state court trials and arbitrations in Illinois.
The listings below are of Real Estate Commercial experts serving Illinois.
Featured ListingsA.I.R. Forms Expert/Commercial RE Expert
Newport Beach, CA
One of the foremost experts on the A.I.R. forms, John has 25 years of transaction experience in commercial real estate as a broker, director of asset management for an institutional commercial property company and owner. Coauthor of "AIR Commercial Real Estate Forms: A User's Manual Volume I". Member of A.I.R. forms committee and provides educational seminars on commercial leases and PSA's. Co-Founder of Trust Pacific Capital Pepperdine University/Strauss Institute- Masters ADR UCLA-B.A.
Los Angeles, CA
Current President of CRE Companies; Licensed Real Estate Broker in California and Texas. Expert in Common Area Maintenance (CAM), Operating Expenses, Commercial Leases, Lease Interpretation, Landlord/Tenant Disputes; Member and designee holder of major real estate organization; Has testified for major institutions and private parties. Current real estate practice consults for Landlord and Tenants.
Expert ListingsJeffrey S. Rothbart, J.D., LL.M., LEED-AP
Real Estate Expert Witnesses, LLC
Mr. Rothbart is a seasoned real estate executive with over 15 years of experience in all aspects of commercial and residential real estate. As an IL licensed attorney, Mr. Rothbart is in a unique position to opine on standard of care and other fiduciary obligations.
North Barrington, IL
40 years in banking lending commercial real estate bank management loan review due diligence. National client list - over 100 clients. Expert witness in over 14 cases in the last 3 years - all successful. Represented debtors and creditors.
Natl banking, financial services, & real estate consulting/expert witness group. Expertise in: Commercial, Residential, Construction, Development, Lending/Finance, Appraisal, Damages, Broker standards, Escrow & Title, Leasing, Property management.
Fairport Harbor, OH
Jim Meyers offers Real Estate experience starting with a banking career and more recently focused on Commercial Real Estate workout, turnaround property management and sales, real estate receivership and bankruptcy. He offers significant expertise in real estate standard of care.
S.D. Epcar & Associates
Granite Bay, CA
Expert in real estate and property management issues with 35+ years experience: including residential, commercial, retail, hotel, condominium and mixed-use properties. Extensive litigation support experience includes standard of care, personal injury, partnership and brokerage conflicts, landlord/tenant issues, due diligence, property operations, air quality and life/safety related cases. Engagements have been balanced between Plaintiff and Defendant with attorneys and clients throughout the United States.
B&F Experts, Inc.
J.F. ``Chip`` Morrow - Principal
San Antonio, TX
350+ nationwide cases involving financial institutions, lending, mortgage, underwriting, servicing, fraud, lender liability, D/O, checks, operations and others. Prepared court presentations & testimonies, reports, declarations, findings, affidavits & other for Federal, bankruptcy and state courts. ~50% defendants ~50% plaintiffs 40% cases for fin. institutions, 40% against and 20% other.
Austin Valuation Consultants Ltd.
Rudy R. Robinson, III, MAI
Expert Witness with 40 years experience in Property Damage Studies of Construction Defects; Mold, Ground Water, and Soils Contamination; Eminent Domain; Ad Valorem Taxation; MAI. Licensed Broker.
Nick Nicholas, CRE CCIM MAI
Nick Nicholas brings tremendous knowledge, experience and credibility to the table on every assignment. He is a critical thinker and a man of integrity. I highly recommend Nick for any real estate related expert or litigation support consulting engagement. Robert D. McTaggart, Esq., McTaggart & Beasley, PLLC
Woodcliff Realty Advisors LLC
Rudolph E. Milian
Woodcliff Lake, NJ
30+ years commercial real estate and shopping center experience. Areas include: asset management, property management, development, leasing, pro forma, marketing, training, trade association management
Samuel K. Freshman
Samuel K. Freshman
Los Angeles, CA
Attorney, Realtor, Developer, and Educator for: Legal Malpractice & Fiduciary matters; Lease Interpretation, Syndication, Construction, Property Management, Finance, & Due Diligence. Arbitrator, Finance & Banking Officer, & Title Company President.
Valbridge Property Advisors l Atlanta
Jeffrey T. Miller, MAI, AI-GRS, CCIM, ASA
Jeff has extensive experience in providing valuations for litigation support including damages, defense against damages, and expert witness services for all levels of court. Jeff has valued a broad range of property types throughout the United States, and has managed valuation projects in North America, United Kingdom, Asia, and the Caribbean. Assignments have been completed for a variety of purposes including lending support, bankruptcy proceedings, litigation, and acquisition/disposition. Jeff has qualified as an expert witness in numerous courts in the State of Georgia and in Federal Court.
Five Management, LLC
Douglas E. Johnston, Jr.
Santa Monica, CA
Doug Johnston is an expert witness in banking & finance, and an investigative business consultant. His experience includes having served as a CEO, President and/or EVP in leading Commercial Banking, Private Equity, Mergers and Acquisitions, and Real Estate companies. Trained at an AAA-rated major East Coast bank, he was honored early in his career as a bank President before establishing and managing five full-service bank offices in Texas and California. His service includes 19 years in commercial banking plus 7 years as EVP-Finance and Administration of the largest private company in Los Angeles where he arranged financing for over 40 acquisitions and managed over 100 banking relationships.
E. Robert Miller & Associates
E. Robert Miller
Expert witness in over 1,000 property management cases. Apartments, Office Buildings, Shopping Centers, Hotels, Condominiums, Homes and Mobile Home Parks. Experienced in: Arbitration, Litigation, Lease Terms, Personal Injury, Property Damage, Security, Standards of Care and Due Diligence.
Las Vegas, NV
Mr. Free is a highly credible resource with both broad and deep knowledge concerning hotels & resorts. Prior to opening his own firm in 1993, Mr. Free worked in senior positions with three major hotel companies in real estate development, finance, and operations. Since then, he has been engaged for scores of expert witness assignments. His perspectives derive from authentic experiences, tempered by an appreciation for academic and legal concepts pertinent to expert witness assignments.
Forster Realty Advisors
Beverly Hills, CA
Eric Forster is the Managing Principal of Forster Realty Advisors. With more than 35 years in the industry, he has become a recognized expert in the areas of real estate and mortgage fraud, brokerage standards and practices, RESPA, TILA and HOEPA violations, as well as escrow practices . He was Co-Chair of the Real Estate Experts subcommittee of the American Bar Association from 2009- 2012.