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Matthew S. Raczkowski Senior Attorney

Areas of Practice


Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 2008

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois


University of Illinois, J.D., magna cum laude

Indiana University, B.S.

Matthew S. Raczkowski is a Senior Attorney in the Real Estate Practice Group and a member of the group’s leasing and property management team and lending team. Mr. Raczkowski’s practice involves numerous aspects of real estate based transactions, including leasing, lending, acquisitions and dispositions. Experience in the foregoing matters includes:

  • Represented landlords including institutional owners in lease negotiations for industrial spaces throughout the country ranging from approximately 5,000 to 400,000 square feet.
  • Represented landlords including institutional owners in complex retail lease transactions with local, regional and national retailers.
  • Represented landlords, institutional owners and tenants in lease negotiations for office space, including satellite and primary office locations throughout the country.
  • Represented lending institutions in connection with term loans, construction loans (syndicated and non-syndicated) and loan modifications ranging from approximately $2 million to $50 million.
  • Represented a national wireless infrastructure provider in acquiring and leasing numerous telecommunications sites throughout the Midwestern United States.

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Raczkowski practiced commercial litigation and creditor-side bankruptcy litigation at a private law firm in Chicago, Illinois. Mr. Raczkowski began his legal career with Dykema in the Real Estate Department.

Memberships & Involvement

  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • American Bar Association

Named an Illinois Emerging Lawyer in Public Finance Law, Real Estate Law: Commercial, and Real Estate Law: Residential, by The Leading Lawyers Network, 2016-2017