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The Illinois Real Estate Lawyers Association is comprised of experienced attorneys dedicated to assisting individuals and businesses in connection with real estate transactions of all types.

The mission of the Illinois Real Estate Lawyers Association (IRELA) is to assist its members in seeking solutions to the increasingly complex issues that clients face in real estate transactions, and to educate the public at large regarding the importance of having an experienced, independent attorney representing the interests of each buyer and seller in a real estate transaction.

IRELA is an Illinois MCLE Accredited CLE Provider (ACLEP).



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Shawn M. Bolger

Connie Spencer

Karyn R. Vanderwarren

Randall B Hribal

Justin Strane

Frank Pellegrini

Patrick J. Loftus

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Alexander R. Domanskis

Waldemar Wyszynski

Thomas F. Fezzey

Iver R. Johnson

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Therese O'Brien

Karl Bredberg

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Bernard Lord

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John Bush

William Anaya

Steve Shaykin

Karrsten Goettel 

Judy Maldonado

Robert Loncar

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Samuel A. Garnello

Fariz Burhanuddin

Brenda Burnett


P.O. Box 4956
Oak Brook, IL 60522-4956

Telephone: (312) 600-7720


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