Kenny partners with commercial real estate developers, investors and privately-held businesses to ensure their unique ventures excel in achieving their goals. His practice is deal-oriented across multiple disciplines, including real estate, financing, venture capital and mergers & acquisitions.

Kenny's practice includes:

  • Commercial leasing on behalf of REITs, landlords and tenants throughout the country
  • Acquisitions and dispositions, and leasing of commercial properties, including retail centers, office buildings, manufacturing facilities and multi-family apartment buildings
  • Financing on behalf of lenders, owners and business operators
  • Family office and general corporate transactions
  • Seed capital financing on behalf of venture funds, angel networks and companies taking such financing
  • Mergers, acquisitions and divestitures
  • Integration of estate planning tools for asset protection, tax planning and generational wealth transfer

Kenny works with each client to integrate transactions into an operating business's long-term goals and strategy, whether it is the owner of real estate, an early stage company taking first-round financing, or an ongoing business focusing on growth.

Regardless of the industry or the issues at hand, Kenny's approach to clients is always the same: advise on the big picture, understand how it affects the client's business objectives and take all steps necessary to accomplish those goals.


  • Honoree, Leading Lawyers

All Service Areas


  • Chicago-Kent College of Law (2003)
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison, B.A. (2000)


  • State - Illinois

Professional Affiliations

  • American Bar Association


  • Commercial Lease Law Insider Advisory Board


  • Commercial Tenant's Lease Insider Advisory Board


  • International Council of Shopping Centers


  • University of Wisconsin-Madison, Political Science Department, Board of Visitors


  • Chicago Artists Coalition

    Member, Board of Directors