M. Johnny Pinjuv

Associate Chicago


Johnny is a member of Taft’s Real Estate practice group. He assists public and closely held companies with all aspects of commercial real estate transactions.

With a background in business and accounting, Johnny makes it a priority to first understand his client’s business objectives in order to better advise them on how to manage risk while also reaching their goals. He has experience working on real estate acquisitions and divestitures, lease negotiations, borrower financing, corporate governance, and general business transactions, all while providing valuable counsel to businesses in a variety of contexts.

All Service Areas


  • University of Michigan Law School (2014)

    cum laude

  • University of Nevada Las Vegas (2011)

    M.S., cum laude

  • University of Nevada Las Vegas (2010)

    B.S., magna cum laude


  • State - Illinois
  • State - California
  • State - Michigan

Speeches and Publications

Steps That Property Owners Should Consider Taking During the COVID-19 Pandemic to Protect Their Real Estate Assets, May 13, 2020

"Transferring the family cottage may be tougher in 2019," Grand Rapids Business Journal, Feb. 22, 2019