John C. McDonnell

Associate Chicago


John concentrates his practice on transactional real estate matters. He represents owners, private and institutional investors, developers, lenders and commercial tenants in the acquisition, disposition, financing, development and leasing of commercial and multi-family real estate throughout the United States.

John received his bachelor's degree from Northwestern University and his J.D. from the Northwestern University School of Law. During law school, John served as a note and comment editor of the Northwestern Journal of Technology and Intellectual Property and as an executive officer of the Intellectual Property Law Society.


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  • Northwestern University School of Law (2012)
  • Northwestern University (B.A. Economics) (2001)


  • State - Illinois

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Professional Affiliations

  • Chicago Bar Association